Glowing observation windows–and someone forgot to lock a patient’s door…
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.
Heavy wood doors for keeping people in.
Chicago-made fire door.
The east portal, looking toward Nopeming Junction and away from the US Steel ruins and Duluth’s ore docks.
A quick shot with a Voigtlander 15mm f/4.5 (V1-M Mount). Possibly my favorite lens. Birds love these postindustrial ruins, and they hated me exploring and photographing them.
The large domed rooms were surreal.
Looking through the dark door at Shaft 3, when my naked eyes could only make out a staircase lit dimly from above.
If it weren’t for the fact there were trees growing from it, and that I cropped out the end of the rail approach, one might think this is still used occasionally.