Conveyor Bend A sharp turn in the coatings department twists the steel out of sight. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: bokeh, machinery, rusty, shadows, tracks... …a better view of the huge tailings boom stretching outside of the tailings pond. Dirty filters for some equipment hang, awaiting a purpose. Looking out the finishing end of the sintering plant at a network of torched-off catwalks through a maze of rust and asbestos. Paradise. A multi-family home with an attic bedroom. The staircase was unstable, to say the least. A scrapped steam turbine, perhaps. In the background you can see a gutted casing for another turbine. A look straight down into the chutes were taconite pellets would dump into the dock hoppers. Rebar was a safety measure to keep workers from being buried alive, were they to slip into the holes. The old movie theatre sign was sitting right inside the sealed front doors. This might have been part of the Pioneer Pellet Plant. It looks to be a ball mill, which pulverizes ore by spinning it with thousands of ball bearings. Pozo Mine, the most menacing mine building I’ve ever seen. Black and white film, shot with the Fuji GX680, a beast of a camera.