The top floor of the condemned Russell Miller mill “B”, which would have housed sets of powerful electric motors to power the plant’s dust collectors and grain purifiers.
Enger Tower is an 75 foot stone structure built in 1939. It overlooks the elevators of Rice’s Point that are, for the most part, far older than it.
This ruin was once the Toltec Mine, a producing gold and silver claim that operated into the 1940s.
A quick vertical panorama taken on my back at the sweet spot of a great summer sunset. On the skylight is the torch-cut catwalk that used to link the outside of the smokestacks that vented the cupolas.
A night view of the launch pad.
The former express concourse, as seen in 2005.
The generator hall of the last power station, as seen from the gantryway.
The control room was used through the mid-1990s as the plant was used to stabilize the power grid.
The Duncan House overlooks the Columbus Mill (left) and the Gold Prince Mill ruins (not picture, but to the right). Note the Columbus Mine itself above the mill.