The final ball mill in the Chain O’ Mines concentrator. Behind it was a bucket of steel balls.
The hoist room, before it was used for storage.
At night the city lights blast through the broken windows, casting crazy colors through the off-white interior of the mill.
Either the company was pulling parts from this evaporator to use as parts for other plants, or the last thing the workers did was to get this machine ready for the next campaign. Either way, plans changed.
Where equipment was scrapped.
The end of the monorail in the nitrating house.
A small upper level was accessible via ladder through the hole in this ceiling. Ben for scale.
Here, the concentrated gold (and silver, and zinc, I would guess) would be loaded into trucks bound for the smelter.