A long exposure panorama of Electric Steel and Kurth from the roof of Russell Miller B, days before it was demolished.
The back of the mill reads “Red River Milling Company”
The Osborn Block (front) and the Twohy (rear) at sunset. In the distance, you can almost make out Globe Elevators. One of my favorite photos of 2013.
The gulls wait to eat the next load of spilled grain. Arista 100.
The most derelict of the old bonded warehouses. Note the barrel elevator on the side of it!
Much of the plant depended on steam, not only for heat but for mechanical power.
While the stokers are gone, the pipes bringing pulverized coal down were left.
After crushing, these machines would float lighter material to the surface of the water, where it would be skimmed and discarded. Gold and silver laden stone would sink to the bottom, where it was collected for the next stage of processing. Leica/Summilux 35/Ektar 100
A ruined platform on the railyard platform side of the warehouse.