In one of the hundreds of bunkers across the busy highway from the empty plant ruins. Most did not have doors, but I got lucky on this one.
To get more light into the wards, the building was narrow and had angular rooms, often staff space, perpendicular to the main hallway.
The the left, the nitrating line in War City. To the right, War City’s sole suburb, Charlestown, IN.
One of the occupied buildings in Nevadaville.
The parking lot is in better condition than most of the complex. The left building is the lab.
The first 800 or so feet of the tunnel is finished with reinforced concrete. The test is raw stone. This is the spot where it switches. Side note: nailing this shot on film is one of my proudest light-painted moments.
The old men’s ward is an example of what the hospital resembled before part of the complex was modernized. Small rooms, light switches outside the door, small observation windows set into heavy wood. If you ask me, though, the tile work across the floors is the most spectacular.
Early bird catches the shadow of Battle Mountain blaring across the ghost town.