Gloves hang in the basement of the former quality assurance labs.
Mold creeps up the walls of the offices that housed the Closing Team of the TCRC – Twin Cities Research Center – as water damage pulls ceiling tiles down.
The well-worn chair in one larry’s operator cab, next to an overgrown coke battery.
This is what I believe to be the Masonic Cottage, where infected Freemasons would be treated together and enjoy some simple luxuries because of their social connections. Freemasonry is still popular in North Dakota.
A typical room in Birtle.
A clicky-flippy clock is having some kind of malfunction.
The beet juice was boiled down to make a syrup, which would be drained down the trough to the crystalizers.
The last time the city sealed this door, they must have been changing out old road signs.
The Blacksmith Shop (right) was connected to the Bunk House (left) via this narrow walkway. This is likely due to the fire risk in each building. The left building had a cooking stove and furnace for heat and the right building had a small industrial furnace to repair mining equipment. A little walkway would mean that a fire on one side would be easier to fight from the other.