Silverton’s elevator, pictured here, is still active.
Chester Creek, where it was forced to dip below the circa-1970s I-35 tunnels.
When the lake levels were especially low, the pilings of Dock 3 that are usually underwater were clearly visible between Dock 2 and Dock 4.
An elevator is reflected in the flooded footprint of Spencer & Kellogg. These trains are in storage for the winter.
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 railing were jealous of both the bricks and bits, and chose instead to dissolve like this.
A bright red light blinks on the end of the abandoned dock to ward off passing boats.
Fake Fact: The term ‘stovetop hat’ was coined by Island Station’s architect while trying to explain why he wanted to put the steel chimney on the station. ‘Live Here’ was part of the advertising when the building was host to artist lofts. They weren’t kidding.