Quenching Tower Showering red-hot coke fresh from the furnaces near the Coal Tower (in the back) was the Quenching Tower’s duty (front). Similar Images ...based on the tags: clouds, ladders, shadows, smokestacks, sunsets, towers, water-towers... Looking out at the town water tower (which I love) from the sugar mill (which I also love). Steam pipes squirm around the stacks. A divot to let more light and air into the building. Originally, this part of the dock was reserved for the weather station. The sun lowered behind the dead flour mill, bending its image upon itself. The powerplant and its dedicated water tower supplied steam for heating and mechanical work. The side of Stelco and its scrubber-stacks. This is demolished now. Below the pressure gauges are rows of little pipe fitting drawers. A morning breeze pushes the last ice from the lake against Wisconsin Point.