A massive water tower easily tucks into the shadow of Blast Furnace #6.
Watching the comings and goings of doctors, nurses and new patients was a mainstay of asylum routine; one can find it easy to imagine pale faces pressed against the block glass windows, staring out at the world moving past them.
Molten copper pouring being a very dangerous thing to do by hand, this scale measured the load for the “Auto Caster” that actually formed the cooling copper in its molds.
One boat comes into port while three wait. The birds, fat from spilled grain, circle overhead. Arista 100.
A brewmaster’s desk leans beside a long-disused stainless steel kettle. The staircase above goes to another level of kettles, which are visibly older.
Kodak Tri-X 400/Leica M7. The office (first floor), laboratory (second floor) and mill behind it. Everything was clean and pristine.
Rogers Mine is one of the most structurally sound mines in the Iron River area that isn’t part of a museum.
Camera: Voigtlander Bessa Film: Acros 100
The superstructure for the sea-leg skyways serves no purpose now… the offices are bricked up, too. Why?