The bridge here moved workers between the dock, the approach tracks, and refueling buildings.
The Blacksmith Shop (right) was connected to the Bunk House (left) via this narrow walkway. This is likely due to the fire risk in each building. The left building had a cooking stove and furnace for heat and the right building had a small industrial furnace to repair mining equipment. A little walkway would mean that a fire on one side would be easier to fight from the other.
The roof was in bad shape, but too beautiful to avoid. This is the spot were I used to study medieval Latin.
Where equipment was scrapped.
I believe this is the push car, meaning it would push the charge in the oven out the opposite side into the train car.
A passing cloud almost looks like a puff of smoke from the trimmed smokestack of Consolidated D. In the lower corner you can see a little Stonehenge that someone with a sense of humor and heavy equipment built.
Looking across the whole milling operation from its dedicated powerhouse stretching across Eagle River.
“Five Roses” was the brand of flour that Lake of the Woods marketed. Later, this became another Manitoba Pool elevator. Notice the “POO” up top? It’s missing the ‘L’…
The back of the neon sign before it was converted to LED lighting. The image is mirrored so it can be read.