“The fresh snow mixed indistinguishably from the ashes of the half-demolished power plant.”
Daisy Mill could accept shipments from water, rail, and truck at one time. Now everything comes and goes by rail.
Looking from the crane-motor catwalk into the Calumet. The arm shown here with the pulleys looped through it would have been lowered and the bucket conveyor in it would throw grain to waiting ships and boats bound for flour mills and foreign lands.
This was not always the top of the elevator.
A warped mirror in the rock crusher at the rear of the complex.
Admin, 2005. This is the only good picture I took of the Administration Tower before a lightning strke ignited its roof. Now a metal cap keeps the water out of the most iconic building at the Kirkbride.
From a distance (here, Union Yards), you can still see ARMOUR spelled out on the smokestack in white brick.
The side of King that faces the lake is stained yellow-green.
Worm in the path of raw ore where it would be dumped from rock cars into the silo below.