The rocket system used several cooling methods, once of which included an evaporation pond, pictured here.
This heavy door opens directly into the missile vault and was used to load and unload the missile erector.
Here you can see the end of the scrapping phase in 2011.
Ryan, as seen from the crane ladder.
The company labs. If you can believe it, this area is even more destroyed today.
Part of the Pillsbury tunnel that brought water back to the Mississippi River.
Looking toward Duluth from the top of a Dock 1 light tower. NP Dock 1 is on the left… an earlier competitor to Allouez. The stars reflect on Lake Superior.
Taken from the arm of the pocket loader–note the tree growing out of the conveyor belt. Often where you see old piles of taconite, trees are springing up. The byproducts of the pelletization process break down and make a really fertile mix, especially with all the iron content!
Seven TV sets and not one shows my reflection. I’d also like to point out not two of these are the same.