This was my first view of Harris Machinery’s property… it was strange to find what looked like a ghost town five minutes from downtown Minneapolis!
From bottom to top: The demolished Dock 3, the abandoned Dock 4, and the active BNSF Taconite Dock.
Modern ruins of the Gilman-Belden tram…
The Cross of Loraine served as the international symbol of tuberculosis; it was traditional to find these on sanatorium smokestacks like this, which was part of the old steam plant, behind the Refractory.
One side of the street is demolished. The other is not.
After climbing the elevator shaft to the illusive second level, a new pallet of colors were revealed.
In the background you can see the crane, which would in the weeks to follow bring all you see here to the ground.