This wide skyway connected two of the inner factory buildings, where parts would have to be transported to keep the operation moving, which is why it is much wider than other bridges in the plant.
My first view of the tunnel was in the dead of winter. In spite of being in the middle of the forest, it was totally silent. Mamiya GA645 / Kodak Pro 400
Train-mounted snowplows pushed the snow through the fence and against the old offices.
Science Alert. When the sun strikes an object, that object absorbs some of the infared light in the form of heat. The heat absorbed by the old Soo dock absorbed and radiated that energy to melt off the snow from the ice around it, making it very reflective.
“Against the blue sky, its rusting central silos look like rising smoke meeting the last minutes of a sunset. These give way to a corrugated night sky of blue gray, punched-through with staggered four-pane windows, all glassless.”
The most derelict of the old bonded warehouses. Note the barrel elevator on the side of it!
The power lines follow the street, down to the mineshaft. Everything revolved around the mine, it seemed.
Platforms and abandoned outbuildings, as seen in 2005.
Water at the bottom of the silo was perfectly clear.