Bayard Sugar Mill, as seen from the old power plant
It’s pretty unusual to find a fireplace like this in the midst of a factory.
The end of the monorail in the nitrating house.
No, it’s not your Mac’s desktop, it’s a beautiful Lake Superior night. Taken from near the former Pittsburgh and Reading Anthracite Plant. You can see the frame that used to hold the lifeboat that was auctioned in 2006 to the left of the Pilot House.
After a short rainfall douses the mill in downtown Fergus Falls, the river next to the brick walls swells and the sounds of water overtakes the echos of the nearby bars. Reflections are on the foundation of the former distribution and rail building.
The wings of the church had a lot more water damage than the rest. The organ on the balcony was in decent condition when I arrived.
This train shed was later converted to load trucks with concrete from the silos.
A view of the hallway outside of the auditorium.
While the maps name this the compressor house, I believe, based on its size and number of heavy machine mounts, that it also housed the pumps to drain the mine.