The flour mill’s interior is really just a system of steel and rubber tubes that crush flour over and over in the gap. This mill was never run off of water power directly, but it used to generate power using the river.
This is a great example of a combination rock house; the silos below used to fill trains with ore dropped from mine cars pulled to the top of the structure.
Looking down the walkway that traces the bottom side of the ore dock.
Taconite Harbor’s main road, now overgrown and leading to nothing. Just asphalt between caved-in curbs.
This bay would host boxcars as workers would fill them with the fruits of the factory.
Much of the signage in the mill was hand-drawn.
Chicago looks in as we look out, for holes and trolls where anything goes.