End of the paint line. After reading Father Action’s excellent-as-always writeup about his adventures here, I was pretty cautious around big spinning alarms. (See http://www.actionsquad.org/fordII1.html)
Superior Entry’s lights, backlit by the aurora borealis. In the distance, you can see the lights of Two Harbors.
Spring melt flows down the rusty rock house. In the background is the frame for the shaft.
With an office like this, the ones food begins to taste more and more like nachos.
At sunrise the fog rose near the solvent recovery line. You can barely read the “XXX” warning.
A long exposure of the launch pad and its dedicated guard shack. In the middle of the base is a tall antenna which was part of the MARS program during the Gulf War. The MARS program helped connect calls between deployed soldiers and their families.
This building is now being used to grow fish.
A dedicated 13-acre rail yard operated by Canadian Pacific. As of 2016, it’s still there, and considered a factor in the redevelopment of the former plant site.
The stock house tanks were long scrapped for their steel, but what remains gives a sense of what it looked like.