A ‘Western Stove’ in the Bunk House-(C)SUSBTREET.org The Bunk House was not just for sleeping, but it was for eating and recreation too. In one corner, near the door to the Blacksmith Shop (left) is this terrific stove, probably original (circa 1937). Similar Images ...based on the tags: rusty... The Engine House’s boiler, which would have been fired all day all day, virtually from the day the shop opened until the day it closed. The copula stacks were fitted with scrubbers. Making metal is a very polluting activity. The hoist signal dangling beside the modern mine shaft would ring a bell next to the giant electric motors that would send the men and machinery into the underground. A diesel crane and conveyor belt tripper are the major pieces of equipment that dominate the dock. When the building switched souls from booze to bread, these contraptions were mounted across the brewhouse floors… they’re not for hops, either. Two small generators connected to a Frick steam engine. Mammoth Mine overlooks Central City from atop Mammoth Hill. In the distance you can make out Coeur d’Alene Mine (red), which operated from 1885 through 1940. Where the tailings boom meets the mill. Looking through the washer that is the first stop for the dredgings.