At sunset the light skips from puddle to stagnant puddle across the whole foundry room, playing with the classic sawtooth roof with half-hearted shadows.
The Brown Hotel still stands, but has recently gone out of business again. One of the nice things about historic buildings in New Mexico, though, is things tend to stay around a lot longer than if they were subjected to lots of rain and snow. It will probably be reopened eventually.
Every fitting label in the stock department was cracked, curled, and blank.
When it became “Hyde Park Hospital”, this portico was added onto the front.
A volcano (?) under a window.
An emergency slide to help workers evacuate the blending house in an emergency.
Note the maps still left on the wall.
Just a couple guys enjoying an industrial ruin.
Much of the circa-1950s buildings remain with few alterations, such as these long boring sheet metal ruststicks.