I’m very happy to have caught Marquette before it was completely destroyed. If you’re wondering, it costs about $1,000,000 to demolish and elevator like this, and not that much work for the demo crews.
Looking out of the top of the grain tower at Duluth.
Cracked gauges have a certain quality that hearkens to movies, I think. One can imagine the gauges going off the scales before dramatically cracking, throwing glass right at the camera. This damage, however, is unfortunate vandalism.
Heavy wood doors for keeping people in.
Dirty filters for some equipment hang, awaiting a purpose.
Looking out across the elevator row from Portland Huron’s roof. Don’t you love the color of the sky?
Looking out of the labs at the company garages.
Unintentional art comes in the form of a beet juice slurry baffle.
Looking from the brewhouse at the death of its sister building, across Minnehaha.