Gold Miner’s Vista-(C)SUSBTREET.org One of my favorite images from my stay… Note the snowed-over road in the distance! This is looking toward Animas Forks. Similar Images ...based on the tags: clouds, collapsing, favorites, heights, mountains, shacks, sheet-metal, trees, wooden... Looking from the rail shipping building through pigeon-proofing chicken wire at another manufacturing building in high Fall. Ultimately, it was the bad roof that doomed these buildings. The mill was powered, in part, by water flowing through turbines under it. After the flow worked the industrial heart of the flour mill, it was exit to the Mississippi here. Showering red-hot coke fresh from the furnaces near the Coal Tower (in the back) was the Quenching Tower’s duty (front). Rogers Mine is one of the most structurally sound mines in the Iron River area that isn’t part of a museum. At first glance, I thought the center building was a hoist house because of the shape of the window. Now I think this was built as a warehouse and later used as a laboratory. A typical dwelling in San Luis. I could not tell if it was occupied, but most of the town is abandoned. As a storm moves across Lake Superior toward Duluth, an ore freighter anchors behind the Superior light station. The gold mine is now a gravel pit.