When I wasn’t paying enough attention on the rotten balcony, I accidentally put my foot through a rotten floorboard. I snapped a picture to remember the moment.
The wood block floor is beginning to sprout, but not much can live here.
Looking down a manlift on the ore dock side of the elevator. It’s a belt-less belt-o-vator!
Connecting the ground and the sky.
Devan setting up his 4×5 camera.
An auxiliary crane in the corner of the foundry room.
Rust undermines the decade old graffiti on the steel bin.
I love when moss grows indoors… one of the little pleasures of exploring abandonments.
Moss growing where the sunlight sneaks through the boarded windows.
The boiler doors are beautiful, and feature the name of the smelter and mine company. If you like these, check my article on the Mitchell Yards of Hibbing, MN.