Dock 2 at Sunset Winter skies over Allouez Bay. From a distance, it looks almost fragile. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: chutes, clouds, ice, shacks, shadows, signs, snow, sunsets... The elevator tower seems to have been built with expansion of the dock in mind. A self portrait from more than a decade ago. The approach to Dock 4 is long demolished, so it is only accessible when the lake freezes. When I revisited the mine in 2013, the hoists were scrapped and sitting by the road. This volume gauge could be read from 30 feet away, which is useful when the control panels and valves are that far away. Raab strolling where the coal and ore would be dumped by trains that traveled along the top of the concrete pilings. On the boarded-up first floor of the house proper near the door to the chapel, the last pew sites next to a wet box of Bibles. The warped floors caught my eye in this room too–a symptom of turning off heat and not patching a leaking roof in the midwest. Part of a vintage neon sign. I hope it’s been preserved–it reminds me of the sign that hung over my grandfather’s tv sales and repair shop in small town Minnesota.