One of the machines left over in the underground magnetic separation plant.
Storms and waves, focused by the Port of Wisconsin entry have focused the faces to tear-up these boards below.
If there was a problem with the conveyor belt, the grain would go out these chutes.
The sound of water running in the distance.
A closeup of the pulleys atop Manitoba Pool #3 which once pulled conveyor belts full of grain across the cupola building as it was sorted into the silos below.
Zachary Taylor’s very own Scottish castle, spring-side in the Kentucky backcountry. Boarded and waiting, but in surprisingly good condition, considering the decades. I especially love the tower on the right side of the frame.
The coal extractor swings back and forth, ripping coal from the ground and throwing it on a conveyor belt to be burned a few miles away.
The sexiest feature of Kurth is this steel arch over the silos on its south side. The manholes in the floor open to the silos directly, and flimsy grates might catch a hurried worker. Grates were removable so that workers could descend into the concrete tubes, so a few are missing today.
The historic entrance of the mill, alongside the (relatively) new Great Western offices.