The neon lighthouse, seen from the top of one of the silos.
My favorite shot from the trip. Later in its life, the plant was converted to burn its own byproducts, but it seems this was designed as a coal hopper.
Perhaps this office was for a film studio or music producer.
Camera: Pentax 67. Film: Kodak Ektar 100.
Watching the demolition of one stockhouse from another. The two cranes were removing steel storage tanks.
The UP gets a lot of snow, making exploring its old mines a special challenge in the winter. The snow is more than 6 feet deep in this picture, and firm enough to walk on.
This was one of two skyways that went between production line offices. It’s easy to tell because it’s not reinforced for machinery to travel through it. I also like that it’s a double-decker, so to speak.
This building stood on stilts until it was demolished. The top floor handled radio traffic to boats and trains. The bottom floor had locker rooms, records, and a lunchroom.
All that’s left of the lost annex near Saskatchewan Wheat Pool #4 and #5. Arista 100.