To move air around the non air-conditioned buildings, may of which date to the 1920s and 1930s, fans were mounted above the high door frames.
The tallest dock structure is an equipment elevator that connects the many dock levels.
A typical Chateau wall. Kodak Tri-X 400 in Leica M7.
Camera: Pentax 67.
Looking north from the east portal of the tunnel… a beautiful place. Wilderness. Mamiya 6/Portra 160
This picture is perhaps the most appropriate in its visual depiction of how unstable the mill was. 1. Note the lack of stairs on the spiral staircase; they’re rusted and twisted apart, not simply cut off. 2. Notice the cracked concrete on the lower left corner; that was cracking as I was standing on it taking this photo, and don’t think there’s anything under that to begin to stop one’s fall. 3. You’re looking into an open elevator shaft; its safety cage is sliced away and wide open.
These houses was built by hard rock miners in the early 1900s.
Spare blankets still sit in the bottom of the dresser drawer.
Vents in the boards over the windows helps prevent mold and animals from getting too crazy inside.