Shafts and Shadows Shadows of the skylights form a backdrop for rust-welded machines. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: bolts, broken-windows, flywheels, grimy, machinery, peeling-paint, pipes, rusty, shadows... Aluminum spools replaced their wooden counterparts, later in the factory’s history. The gear seems to have fallen the height of the power station and shattered. I wonder what it sounded like… A misnomer that stuck. A closer look at the side of the generator. The bottom of the elevator in the new foundry. In case power was lost, this manual signal could direct trains on and off the taconite trestle. Turning the pole would change the color of the light on top and the shape of the metal flags. This gives you a sense for what it looks like to stand on the roof of the main production building at sunset. The grand staircase with little balconies leaning over it. All the stone stairs are broken and graffiti marks every wall. One thing that made the Eagle Mine unique is the underground mill, left of this picture. As the rocks moved down the mill, they would be turned into finer and finer powder.