The front of the mill reads “Montana Flour Mills Company”
Taken from the arm of the pocket loader–note the tree growing out of the conveyor belt. Often where you see old piles of taconite, trees are springing up. The byproducts of the pelletization process break down and make a really fertile mix, especially with all the iron content!
Looking at the ghost sign from a rust-locked cement conveyor that linked the silos with a packing warehouse.
The surgical suite was flooding.
The quenching water was reused over and over.
The mill was powered, in part, by water flowing through turbines under it. After the flow worked the industrial heart of the flour mill, it was exit to the Mississippi here.
An elevator is reflected in the flooded footprint of Spencer & Kellogg. These trains are in storage for the winter.
What time is it?
A ruined culvert near Oregon Creek, behind Old Main, the predecessor of the University of Minnesota-Duluth.