Tailings Boom I Like a railgun pointed at the Rockies… the boom would direct tailings–junk rock–outside of the dredge pond. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: cables, chutes, clouds, gravel, mountains, rocks, shadows, trees... Looking into the engine works from the concrete addition. Looking through the hole where a glass pane once was at the Columbus Mine ruins, just south of Animas Forks. It was quiet when I took the picture, but for the gurgle of the nearby Animas River. The light next to this acid tank was perfect, thanks to a gaping hole in the roof. Will coming down “Darwin’s Ladder”. …a little close for comfort. Old boathouses near the dock. While the last of the Studebaker production buildings were being demolished, I visited again. Here’s a shot taken shortly after the demolition crew left for the day. A closeup of a flour chute. The top of the grain handler of Ogilvie’s. The flagpole serves as a lightning rod. In fact, I would not be surprised if that was its primary purpose.