Dock Shack I Originally, this part of the dock was reserved for the weather station. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: clouds, doors, lake-superior, reflections, rusty, shacks, sunsets, water, windows... Installed in 1904 at the center of the plant, this is one of two batteries of boilers. Being in Oshkosh, heat was very important to keeping labor moving in the cold months. Two charmers, I’m sure. This area was a coal pit for the nearby power plant. A US Army Corps of Engineers tug, tied at the end of the pier before the American Victory was parked here. In the grungy control room, I found a little slice that was never graffitied. Not a wisp of smoke can be seen today. I love these heavy rolling doors in the old tobacco processing building. The top of the grain handler of Ogilvie’s. The flagpole serves as a lightning rod. In fact, I would not be surprised if that was its primary purpose. Knowing that a tornado just passed nearby is less distressing when you’re surrounded by nuclear-attack-hardened buildings. Beside the half-demolished Thunder Bay Elevator shops and offices (brick building) are some rusting fishing boats. A little bit of SWP #7 is seen in the upper right.