Shadows of the skylights form a backdrop for rust-welded machines.
Gold, which has a relatively high mass, would drop through the slats of the sluice boxes as the water flowed over them. Around the dredge were a half dozen radiator pipes to keep the water flowing through the machines.
This picture shows the challenges of moving around underground in the base.
Dr. Muchow’s offices stand near his ‘new’ mill, but they show evidence of vandalism.
There were a few traces of the building’s past, mostly in the doors and floors, some of which still had rails embedded in the concrete. The building could store 174 streetcars inside of its walls.
The elevator is stuck between floors.
With an office like this, the ones food begins to taste more and more like nachos.
Two versions of Detroit. One where buildings stand tall and proud, and one where they wilt under the sun. It’s an amazing juxtaposition.