A splash of pink across an otherwise boring sign caught my eye in the old elevator.
Note the tiled floor between the bucket conveyors and an old mill.
This elevator was built in 1922 and was used until the passing rails were removed in the mid-1970s.
From a distance (here, Union Yards), you can still see ARMOUR spelled out on the smokestack in white brick.
My first night on Minneapolis’ Lighthouse–now an old picture and distant memory… I still remember the exhilaration and the view of the city off one edge of the roof and the Mississippi River over the other.
A small stage in one of the barracks.
The tallest dock structure is an equipment elevator that connects the many dock levels.
In the nitrating house.
Counter-weighted ore cars alternately filled and emptied to feed Furnace 7. Honestly, though, the corner-mounted cranes are sexier in my opinion. Note the trees growing from the stacks.