Film: Montana Mills (Porta 160) The front of the mill reads “Montana Flour Mills Company” Similar Images ...based on the tags: 35mm-film, boarded-windows, clouds, fences, film, signs, silos... Frontier Gas is a former (?) gas station chain. Chain O’ mines reused a scrapped sign to mark their mill. Under the paint you can barely make out: GLORY HOLE GOLD MILL. Each room is painted a different hue, so the light reflecting into the hallway carries those colors. The blue padding on the left is for one of the padded rooms… A sign on the corner of a laboratory remembers. This is the crane that would be used to lower extra-heavy bits of copper ore into the fire of the furnace. The stage of the theatre still holds hymnals and other vestiges of its time as a church. The end of the new elevator. Line of bird droppings follow the fire sprinkler pipes and wires in the room. I had to climb into the roof of the half-demolished skyway to see through to the other side of the train shed. That’s my foot in the corner. On the National Mine property are two shafts, both serving the same workings. This one seems to have gotten some upgrades in the 1960s, judging from the condition of the metal. A morning breeze pushes the last ice from the lake against Wisconsin Point.