The coal crusher (above) and the conveyor (left) to bring the powdered coal to furnace hoppers (right).
Taken as I drove out of Silverton, CO. One of my favorite landscapes of 2015. Want a print? Email me!
These dump cars moved copper ore to the top of the furnaces… it’s about two stories above ground level.
Hunter climbing up to the coal tower.
The chalkboard in the filtering plant reminds new visitors of the last day.
A morning breeze pushes the last ice from the lake against Wisconsin Point.
These houses were built for the use of the lighthouse keepers in 1913 (left) and 1916 (right). The second house was added when the entry added a fourth light and required a second rotation. Today, there are no unbroken windows in either building.
The city constructed a wall in the early 2000s to discourage visitors. Note the staircase is cut off, too.
The modern shaft stands above the north side of Gilman.