“Crunch, crunch, crunch,” said the ground. “I know,” I replied.
It’s unclear where this walkway once connected. Perhaps there used to be a building here that covered the entrance to the Santiago Tunnel…
In the mid-2000s, Peavey sealed the spaces between their Electric Steel Elevator bins. What they unwittingly created was a graffiti time capsule. “Impeach Bush”.
Here you can see the end of the scrapping phase in 2011.
The “Bentleyville” Christmas tree, part of a winter light show, in storage.
Shadows of distant power lines are carried to the concrete by street lights.
Winter skies over Allouez Bay. From a distance, it looks almost fragile.
As the Barker steamed past the dock and island, the sunset casts the shadow of the Taconite Harbor receiving trestle on the boat. Through the fog, you can see some of the islands that were joined into a breakwater.
A diesel crane and conveyor belt tripper are the major pieces of equipment that dominate the dock.