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.
From the highest roof of Ogvilvie’s, Thunder Bay looks like paradise.
The gold mine is now a gravel pit.
On the left is the 1907 elevator section and its 1926 expansion is on the right. Interesting how the century-old silos seem to be faring better. Windows provided light to the underground conveyor tunnels, which were used to bring grain out of the silos by gravity.
The American Victory next to M, seen late at night.
Winter skies over Allouez Bay. From a distance, it looks almost fragile.
The common rooms bulge out of the institutional geometry of the wards.
Grain is taken from the bottom of the silos through a conveyor in a tunnel. These blowers keep the air in the tunnel fresh.
Exploring the plant while live Reggae plays nearby was bizarre.