Near the old slag dump there are the remains of the pouring buckets that received the molten steel from the US Steel blast furnaces, filled to the brim with pig iron. They must be incredibly heavy!
Looking out of the American diesel crane at the gantry crane that ran the length of the dock.
The old boilers of the steam plant have been mostly gutted to remove loose asbestos.
Those able to work would be compelled to help fix up the facility, grow, harvest, and prepare food for fellow ‘inmates’, or work on vocational skills.
One of a few dozen steel bed frames left in the rubble of the collapsing building.
No Bibles were left in the pews, only golf pencils.
I wonder when fluorescent lighting was added.
A long exposure of the launch pad and its dedicated guard shack. In the middle of the base is a tall antenna which was part of the MARS program during the Gulf War. The MARS program helped connect calls between deployed soldiers and their families.
Generations of Two Harbors teens smoked their first weed in this abandoned building, in my estimation. Comment if I’m right!