During the Cold War, the Air Force used the radar station to train bombardiers in radar-guided ordinance.
The Beeghley was launched in 1958… you can see it unloading limestone here with its retrofitted self-unloader. Update: This ship has been renamed the ‘James L. Oberstar’ after the Minnesota Senator. [Read more on Boardnerd.com here: http://www.boatnerd.com/pictures/fleet/oberstar.htm]
The four buildings seen here comprise almost all of the notable remaining structures.
Portland Huron and downtown Duluth from the end of the Elevator A slip.
A ruined culvert near Oregon Creek, behind Old Main, the predecessor of the University of Minnesota-Duluth.
Gopher Ordnance Works, aka the U-Lands, is a landscape where roots and boughs break apart concrete and steel.
A wide view (15mm) of the shadow 4B is casting on 4A. Light leaks because of cheap camera.
2005. A skyway connecting two Which tube carried the beer? I hope it’s the big one!
Looking toward the old power house, right below one of its arteries.