Consolidated D/General Mills A General Mills bought Consolidated Elevator’s “D” in 1943 and renamed it “A,” though no additional elevators have followed from that firm to date. Visible on the right is the first annex, built along with the elevator in 1909. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: chutes, ghost-signs, power, signs, silos, trains... Allouez had already suffered one major fire. It didn’t need another–especially under Dock 1’s wooden approach. The neon lighthouse, seen from the top of one of the silos. One of the storage bunkers was cracked open. I wonder how effective this heavy door would actually be… I expect, not very. A look at the Longmont Sugar Mill in May 2014. Between all of the buildings was dense growth, especially vines. From the highest roof of Ogvilvie’s, Thunder Bay looks like paradise. Taken from under the headframe. A twin-engine crew pushes full taconite cars onto Dock 6. Below Dock 2 is a set of fire pumps.