Duluth Elevator Co. #2 An old name for an older elevator, as seen from an abandoned rail spur. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: ghost-signs, grass, handpainted, ice, numbers, signs, windows... Lost words over the auditorium entrance. Looking down Pommenicher Straße from Gaststätte Rosarius, the monstrous machine about to devour the town bites at the ground. This building was an office and lounge for engineers. It is also demolished. The office was redder than the rest of the building. Through a section of the tailings boom where mountain winds tore open the sheet metal around the conveyor, I poked my head out. The headquarters for the plant was in the middle of it. It’s abandoned but well preserved–a strange sight in Gary, Indiana. Safety signs decorated every floor, machine and, yes, door. This message spoke to me for reasons my coworkers will understand; suffice to say, I need to take this message to heart. A sign on the corner of a laboratory remembers. I assume this sign used to sit near the highway that snakes around the mine and town.