A huge steel tank, one of several left over, left over from either the Ashland Oil or Allied Chemical periods.
One of the older buildings on the site, this is an old power house that provided electricity to the plant. I spent some time walking around it and believe it was fired with coal gas but had a diesel backup installed later.
This ruin was once the Toltec Mine, a producing gold and silver claim that operated into the 1940s.
Ammunition had to be tested on site before shipment. That was done here. These heavy concrete bunkers deflected rounds harmlessly into the earth.
This old Jetta did more offroading than your average lifted tinted loud-exhaust pickup.
Looking toward Sleeping Giant from the workhouse.
The Harrison flour mill, completed in 1897 and expanded in 1901 and 1902. The tunnel that I am standing on probably transported grain from the elevator to the mill. Medium Format.
The conveyor belt prevented cranes from accessing the left side of the dock, so cranes were mounted to the gantry crane to maintain the ore chutes on the side.
A typical dwelling in San Luis. I could not tell if it was occupied, but most of the town is abandoned.