Castle, Montana is a ghost town. Almost no signs remain that it was a mining town.
Grand Army, as seen from a Gilman Tram grade.
Ava on an upper catwalk.
A safe distance from Prize Mine is its dynamite storage vault, designed to explode up–not out–should the worst happen.
The porch of the Gustavson House with the southern San Juan range in the background. Bring your own rocking chair…
When I see this picture, I imagine that I am an ant exploring a mushroom farm.
This electric Wellman crane was added to extract coal from ships for the power plant that Erie built beside their dock. Now, with the advent of self-unloading boats, it’s been replaced by a funnel and conveyor belt.
Daisy Mill could accept shipments from water, rail, and truck at one time. Now everything comes and goes by rail.