If it weren’t for the fact there were trees growing from it, and that I cropped out the end of the rail approach, one might think this is still used occasionally.
I included this image to illustrate the height of the headgrame and the distance between it and the hoist house. Of course, compared with the depth of the mine shaft, this distance is short.
The light masts are there, but it looks like the cables that stretched across the dock with the actual lights have fallen down.
“To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, One clover, and a bee, And revery. The revery alone will do, If bees are few.” ― Emily Dickinson
As a storm moves across Lake Superior toward Duluth, an ore freighter anchors behind the Superior light station.
A facade that tells the story of demolition and neglect. The sign on the garage door indicates that if one finds themselves there, that they enter the buildings at their own risk. If only property owners in the US took this philosophy!
An abandoned gatehouse bearing the name of the former factory.
A stray cat at hunts mice along the elevator row at Inglis, MB. Film: Fuji FP100C.