The control room was used through the mid-1990s as the plant was used to stabilize the power grid.
There’s no way an explorer, much less a choir, could stand here now. Since this picture was taken the roof has collapsed onto the loft.
A switch for the yard engines, now on the edge of the property where nobody will find it.
Two of the remaining four towers in the projects. Throughout our time there we saw and heard squatters inside and chose not to go in. What do you call a smart choice made in the midst of a dumb choice? There should be a word for that.
Inside the Beulah elevator were all of the original notices and notices. These are instructions for filling rail cars with flour sacks.
In the mine offices, hooks and a board with numbers was the system to keep track of who was in the mine and who was safe.
A classic Eveready, borrowed from Herb’s office.
We know what the ladies’ favorite treats were! Found holding parts on a repair cart.
This was my first view of Harris Machinery’s property… it was strange to find what looked like a ghost town five minutes from downtown Minneapolis!