Unloading boats had the option to take on fuel at Taconite Harbor. This building, among other things, pumped fuel to the dock.
At the bottom of the stairs to the caves is this collection of brick arches. I wonder what this area looks like now that a new tenant has taken over this building.
Next to the generator room is the pump room, which moved steam around the complex.
The pit on the left was one of two that accommodated the bottom half of the Motor Generators, which converted AC to DC.
“It must have been beautiful once.” “Yeah, especially in the winter.”
A bunk room, minus the bunks.
Giant ingredient hoppers stand on a concrete floor covered in peeled paint.
You can almost make out the concrete chute through the open window. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6.
The sluice room was surrounded in fine grating. The company would want to finely control when the doors would be opened so the gold could be removed under supervision. No yellow bonus for the working man…