Lake Superior “I” With its fresh paint, Lake Superior Elevator “I” almost looks contemporary, but it far outdates its neighbors, It replaced a wooden elevator by the same name in 1919. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: coal, gravel, silos, skyways, sunsets... Watching the sun set behind downtown Detroit is my favorite memory from the building. The train loading tower (left), and elevators. Check out that giant flagpole/lightning rod. Connecting the ground and the sky. In the mid-2000s, Peavey sealed the spaces between their Electric Steel Elevator bins. What they unwittingly created was a graffiti time capsule. “Impeach Bush”. Canal Park (see bridge) and some of old downtown, formerly Duluth City Hall and Police Department (center-left). At least one star has appeared in the sky… What time is it? Mill Hell before the University of Minnesota began developing the area. Now many of the buildings are gone, there are new roads and even bike paths. The tailings boom is the first and last thing you see when approaching the mountaintop shipwreck. A look down the 1950s foundry building, moments after sunset.