Outside the locker room without the sandwiches and beer… plenty of glass shards, though, if you feel like it.
The remains of the surgical suite.
A bumper sticker with the usual tagline. Note the detail on the radiator!
This seemed to be the newest building on the property.
One of a few rolling workbenches to keep the thousands of pulleys, cogs, and belts working properly.
I’ve been in a lot of different mines. Some on tours, some not. If you pass through Howardsville, Colorado without going on the Old Hundred Mine Tour, you’re missing out. This is what Santiago Tunnel looked like in the 1940s when it was near the end of its life.
When I first visited the chapel, it had a projection TV, two organs, Bibles, and more. Now these are mostly ruined, except for the tapestries, which have somehow survived.
My favorite picture from the mills. These charts remind me of star charts or orbiting planets.
One basement room has a pile of x-rays of miners, taken and stored by the company.