Shadows of the skylights form a backdrop for rust-welded machines.
The depot at the head of town seems to be being disassembled. Behind it is a dead signal where the tracks used to be; they’ve been pulled.
The sun sets in front of a huge concrete building—about four times the size of the power plant. Probably a corn storage bin from an ethanol operation that ran here in the 1980s.
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.
This is a 1956 furnace. It was used to forge wheels, casings, and parts for the axel shop.
This chair burned in the 2005 arson that gutted this building, which is the oldest on the property.
I am not sure, but I think this section was a storehouse; it has two ramps that connect the rail yard outside and the blacksmith shop. On all of the historic doors that face that part of the yard, signs caution workers to look out for cars…
Looking at The Windy City from the top of the coal tower. The pond you see is the former ACME Coke coal yard.