The final ball mill in the Chain O’ Mines concentrator. Behind it was a bucket of steel balls.
On the top floor of the former casket building is the finishing line for the coating section; on this section the final spray of plastic would hit the wood before a small furnace would seal the plastic permanently to the surface, making it more resilient, I assume.
The engine room.
A closeup of the pulleys atop Manitoba Pool #3 which once pulled conveyor belts full of grain across the cupola building as it was sorted into the silos below.
A closeup of the now-scrapped steel chute.
The old gate sign, leaned against one of the terminal elevators.
That floor isn’t dirt–it’s old rotting grain that’s formed into a sort of moldy mud.
Shadows of the rusty trestle and cold control towers on the Barker. Workers are preparing to swing over the sides of the boat to help secure her to the Minnesota Power dock.
A dead work truck rusts near an outbuilding. Everything is marked with a code. Modernity.