5 and 20 Ton Cranes A look down the 1950s foundry building, moments after sunset. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: contrasty, cranes, graffiti, ladders, skylights, sunsets... This concrete sections supported a coal tower that loaded the larry. At noon, the lower skylights around the shops glow yellow-green, thanks to the flora blooming on the roof above. This might have been part of the Pioneer Pellet Plant. It looks to be a ball mill, which pulverizes ore by spinning it with thousands of ball bearings. This sea leg was installed to unload grain boats. It’s pretty much a big bucket elevator that can be moved and lowered into waiting boats. Birch shadows on stone walls… have you been looking at my Christmas list? Another. Planet. Coal crushers and the coke loading line. Ladders crawl the back of the signs. Graffiti writers’ right of passage. The train loading tower (left), and elevators. Check out that giant flagpole/lightning rod. The roof of the elevator was partly lit naturally with six big skylights. The less electricity pumped into a grain elevator, the less chance of a grain dust explosion.