Looking through the center of a scrapped generator, its copper long scrapped.
Milwaukee Road’s second substation at Loweth, as seen from the highway. Somewhat ironically, a new electrical substation is across the street from it today.In the background, you can make out a collapsing storage shed and some of the grades.
One of my favorite visual feature of grain elevators, especially big ones, is how they repeat.
Looking out from my perch close to the Kam toward the Ogilvie head house. To the left is a newer concrete annex, probably built in the years it bore the name Saskatchewan Pool 8.
Looking out toward Redore from the second floor of the workshop. This is why I love living in Minnesota.
Some warnings on the older battery which was visibly older than its eastern counterpart. This set of batteries had no railing between the side of the ovens and a long drop onto railroad tracks… I like this picture because it shows the effects of the heat and corrosive gasses on the area around the ovens.
A huge steel tank, one of several left over, left over from either the Ashland Oil or Allied Chemical periods.
Part of the Pillsbury tunnel that brought water back to the Mississippi River.