The lower door is where the rocket exhaust would flow into the blast pit during initial launch. The upper doors would vent the rocket so the erector and other equipment in the building would not be (as) damaged.
Mitchell Avenue, the main drag of a ghost town. Traces of asphalt and curbs are barely visible through patches of grass. In the old plan of the town, Mitchell Hotel would be to my direct left in this scene, and about 10 houses would flank this street to the left and right.
The hiking around Central City is beautiful and full of history. Just get a proper topo map!
Summertime is when Duluth goes to the lakeside to listen to music, visit traveling fairs, and talk to neighbors about the smell of the lake. As seen from the castle walls.
Winter skies over Allouez Bay. From a distance, it looks almost fragile.
When the ship loaders were added, a doorway was cut through the metal silo to make a room for the grain handling equipment. Note the dust sensor in the corner of the torch-cut archway.
The St. Louis County Sheriff constantly patrols the property looking for trespassers.
The Eureka Mill, historically known as Sunnyside Mill, is now the gateway to Animas Forks.
From the highest roof of Ogvilvie’s, Thunder Bay looks like paradise.