Frick Two small generators connected to a Frick steam engine. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: belts, chains, dirty, flywheels, machinery, rusty, skylights, valves, vignettes... Water turned the taconite powder into a rusty, slippery paste… everywhere the water pooled up, doubling the beauty from certain special angles. When I revisited the mine in 2013, the hoists were scrapped and sitting by the road. Looking across at the Cargill elevator. This miner locker room has probably never been so clean. Much of the signage in the mill was hand-drawn. An original, minimally remodeled bathroom above the cafeteria reminds us what the whole complex once looked like. The quality assurance labs were no doubt a busy place. A familiar scene in Control Tower B, though the microphone has not been used for years. Steam pipes snake up the walls like vines, but with asbestos.