A small wood-paneled office for the on-duty keeper to use.
The pits have long since been filled so the roundhouse could be used for storage.
The middle section of the smokestacks were coal hoppers, and this device would load the coal into the hoppers from the conveyor belt it rode across. The bottom section of the stacks were storage rooms while the very top were, surprise, chimneys for the power plant.
Note the wood and rubber wheels on this powder cart.
Chester Creek Infall, near Duluth’s old Armory. The creek will not emerge again until it is near the Lakewalk.
The building on the right was where parts not assembled onto vehicles would be set in crates for shipment.
As wind and currents moved the ice around between the ore docks, the sounds of crunching echoed through the otherwise quiet bar.
Standing on the ruins of the burned Northern Pacific RR Freight House. It’s the best place to watch ships move around the harbor. Some things haven’t changed…
This is what the complex looks like today to the bare eye. Dull, monochrome, quiet.