I love when moss grows indoors… one of the little pleasures of exploring abandonments.
An engine on display outside the Montana Territorial Prison in Deer Lodge, MT. This was a typical electric locomotive used by The Milwaukee Road.
Part of the Laundry Building with an ugly archway between rooms. Note that even this building had a nurse’s station with shatterproof windows. Laundry was done by supervised patients as part of their Occupational Therapy and the staff took no chances.
I tried to hide the graffiti from my photos, but sometimes it wasn’t possible.
A washout two thirds of the way down the tram gave me a place to relax in the thin air.
The common rooms bulge out of the institutional geometry of the wards.
The sun unzipped the clouds. Mist blew across the harbor.
These tubes would bring cement to the top of the plant for storage in the silos.