This is a 1956 furnace. It was used to forge wheels, casings, and parts for the axel shop.
Taken before the Ford was towed to Duluth for scrapping.
Cobbled walkways followed the assembly lines.
The final ball mill in the Chain O’ Mines concentrator. Behind it was a bucket of steel balls.
Camera: Pentax 67.
2013. As part of the Head House’s facelift, it’s gotten new windows. However, you can now still see where the conveyor-way connected this building with the elevators behind it in the upper right of the image.
Looking down at the Port Arthur Ore Dock from Manitoba Pool Elevator #3. The conveyor belts are gone and King Elevator is in the far distance.
The beeping never stopped. The robots never slept, not even when they were unplugged. It was a nightmare.
When you watch TV from the jars, it seems so much more real, they tell me.