I wonder if these windows were bricked after the 1950 explosion with the hopes that, if another silos blew, the people in this office would be better protected.
The doorframes become more askew every year as the buildings slip downward into the gulch at different rates. This seems to be the part of the mine ruins where transients leave their marks. The graffiti dated back to the 1970s, at least.
A corner of the addition is lined with glass cabinets, formerly filled with beds.
…a little close for comfort.
Looking into the engine works from the concrete addition.
A failed squat at the plant. A massive electric storm (see photos) ruined this otherwise perfect flop.
A long exposure of the city glow illuminating the roof, highlighting the victorian and gothic influences on the brew house.
The Blacksmith Shop (right) was connected to the Bunk House (left) via this narrow walkway. This is likely due to the fire risk in each building. The left building had a cooking stove and furnace for heat and the right building had a small industrial furnace to repair mining equipment. A little walkway would mean that a fire on one side would be easier to fight from the other.