Cooling Pool A screen above the floor apparently shields workers from the disintegrating building. Similar Images ...based on the tags: cables, chains, collapsing, holes-of-death, hoses... In this ghost town where there were brick, wooden, and dirt-brick buildings, the latter fared the best by far. These rails used to connect to those inside the Santiago Tunnel. Now they dangle above tailings. This photo illustrates how vertical the complex is. In the mountainside are a number of air shafts, indicating where the tunnels traced under the rocky surface. It’s unclear where this walkway once connected. Perhaps there used to be a building here that covered the entrance to the Santiago Tunnel… Two small generators connected to a Frick steam engine. Although the caves deviated little in their year-round temperature, it was common to use blocks of ice to cool beer immediately before shipment. This is the ruins of the ice chute. If you look closely, you can see the rain dropping into the building. This is the part of the chapel with the collapsed roof–not the carvings on the choir loft. The ghost town of Lauder, Manitoba. It’s seen better days, but I bet the TV reception on the flatlands is great.