The front of the mill reads “Montana Flour Mills Company”
As the Barker steamed past the dock and island, the sunset casts the shadow of the Taconite Harbor receiving trestle on the boat. Through the fog, you can see some of the islands that were joined into a breakwater.
The power gauge showed… broken.
Snow flies across the frame as the sunken cribbing freezes bellow the concrete.
Winter skies over Allouez Bay. From a distance, it looks almost fragile.
The hospital featured a farm that once helped to sustain it. This is one of the few remaining signs of those years, near the Nurse’s Cottage.
The Brown Hotel still stands, but has recently gone out of business again. One of the nice things about historic buildings in New Mexico, though, is things tend to stay around a lot longer than if they were subjected to lots of rain and snow. It will probably be reopened eventually.
The crane on Dock 2, as seen from Dock 4 right after sunset. Notice the old light tower is warped.
Because of the dangers of storing the materials to make explosives as well as the explosives themselves, there were earthen bunkers all across the plant like this.