Daisy Mill could accept shipments from water, rail, and truck at one time. Now everything comes and goes by rail.
Miller Creek, in one of the wider sections that features a trout (as in the fish) canal in the middle of the drain. Even though it is underground, the fish are able to visit their breeding ponds upstream by swimming through the specially designed tunnel.
With its fresh paint, Lake Superior Elevator “I” almost looks contemporary, but it far outdates its neighbors, It replaced a wooden elevator by the same name in 1919.
The Daisy Rolling Mill has been heavily altered since it was built in the 1890s.
The turbine hall sported a beautiful Whiting gantry crane.
The main shaft’s cable spooled with bird castings belies the fact that lives used to dangle from its steel-wound strength. Arrows on the circles would indicate the mine level the cars were currently at.
…somebody get the number of that truck! Near the Day Rooms in the Paying Patient ward.
This sign was important when trains ran the length of the elevator.