Ore Chute Ruins inside the Gold Prince Mill-(C)SUSBTREET.org Some of the workings inside the ruins of the Gold Prince Mill are still obvious, such as this steel ore chute over that used to feed a floatation tank. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: concrete, rocks, ruins... This is what it might have looked like if a new Ford descended in the elevator with its headlights on. As seen from the Mississippi side–the opposite portal faces the sand mine. These pools looked into the cribbing below the concrete. A small bunker and blast wall between shell-loading buildings would have provided shelter during disasters, such as tornados, accidental explosions, and perhaps even enemy attacks. The Eureka Mill, historically known as Sunnyside Mill, is now the gateway to Animas Forks. The EPA has been doing work on and off over the past few years, digging up the foundations of the demolished steel mill to clean up the site. Taken from under the headframe. Worker graffiti in a stairway. If this is your birthday, you have to comment on this post! Footprints of houses past; tailings of mines past. Although the caves deviated little in their year-round temperature, it was common to use blocks of ice to cool beer immediately before shipment. This is the ruins of the ice chute.