Workers in the basement tunnels had to communicate with the workhouse operators 100 feet above and vice versa. Alarms and bells were installed to signal trouble over the sound of the elevator machinery.
Where the tailings boom meets the mill.
This was a living space for the keepers during storms, when it was too dangerous to return to the houses on the point.
Summertime is when Duluth goes to the lakeside to listen to music, visit traveling fairs, and talk to neighbors about the smell of the lake. As seen from the castle walls.
Roughly below the parking lot for the Rose Garden.
This low brick building is interesting to me.
The control room floats above the top of the dock atop a spiral staircase.
I love when moss grows indoors… one of the little pleasures of exploring abandonments.
A staircase threads between the top floor and the sluices, which are in the middle of the dredge-mill.