Stars and Stripes – (C)SUBSTREET The giant radiators in this casting shop look like a flag to me. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: glass-block, peeling-paint, pipes, radiators... A few from atop the steam gauges along the western wall. The turbines were scrapped quickly after the plant closed, it seemed. Bits and things in a pile in the corner of the smelter, the unsold chunks of industrial history that didn’t sell at an on-site auction before my visit. Unloading boats had the option to take on fuel at Taconite Harbor. This building, among other things, pumped fuel to the dock. Beautiful doors separated the boiler room and the sugar mill. Can you imagine the gracefully curving steps in a power plant today? Chutes from a hundred machines interconnect to more machines and chutes on a dozen factory floors. A natural stone floor in Brewery Creek’s upper path has been worn smooth. The control room was used through the mid-1990s as the plant was used to stabilize the power grid. In what has turned into a kind of industrial courtyard between four ovens some people have posted their tags. X was here. Rain and snow has gutted a third of the building. From the ground floor, I could see the sky in some places.