The back of the mill reads “Red River Milling Company”
This is an elevator to move mine car loads of sand to the surface for cleaning and eventually glass production. Below is a flooded equipment vault. In front and behind is a loop through the larger tunnels in the mine. The horizontal braces supported electric cables for the mine carts.
At night the city lights blast through the broken windows, casting crazy colors through the off-white interior of the mill.
The annex casts a long shadow over its old headhouse and the former UGG (currently Vitera C) elevator. Arista 100.
As my friend Jonathan would say, “on a human scale.”
Hip bump girl.
Shoes and booze, backstage.
The bottom of the elevator in the new foundry.
The railing were jealous of both the bricks and bits, and chose instead to dissolve like this.