Steel mine hoists, near the place they worked, wait for scrap prices to justify their final removal from Osceola, Michigan.
One of the ugly modern staircases.
The end of Dock 5 is warped and bent from a rail accident that left some ore cars swinging like a stringy wrecking ball into the end of the superstructure and accompanying stair. The stairs are still navigable, but it wasn’t recommended by the CN workers that were with me.
The classic Solvay shot. Everyone has it.
Snow flies across the frame as the sunken cribbing freezes bellow the concrete.