The roof could be vented when locomotives were running inside.
A new loading shed to fill train cars.
The conveyorway that carried the sintering material to the mixing floor at the top of the plant.
Chicago looks in as we look out, for holes and trolls where anything goes.
Part of the Laundry Building with an ugly archway between rooms. Note that even this building had a nurse’s station with shatterproof windows. Laundry was done by supervised patients as part of their Occupational Therapy and the staff took no chances.
Looking toward a void–formerly a hallway to the mineshaft–now a hole in the ground.
Looking out across the elevator row from Portland Huron’s roof. Don’t you love the color of the sky?
A board to track which miners are underground. Low tech, but very effective.
The old offices for the Oberon Elevator are defunct, but seem to be holding up to the brutal prairie snows and winds. Medium Format.