A sign facing the city on an exterior wall–a sort of motivational poster.
One of Martinsdale’s defunct businesses perpendicular to the depot. Recall that Martinsdale is a T-town.
Looking into the Argo Tunnel at its Idaho Springs portal. I was hoping to see tracks and a steel door, but found a busy crew of environmental workers installing a pipe between the bulkhead and new water plant.
Looking down at the Port Arthur Ore Dock from Manitoba Pool Elevator #3. The conveyor belts are gone and King Elevator is in the far distance.
The first step of the filtering process is being spun through this tube.
The approach to the dock is rigidly geometric. I always thought its outline was beautiful against the lake that, by contrast, was always moving.
Allouez had already suffered one major fire. It didn’t need another–especially under Dock 1’s wooden approach.
Here you can see the end of the scrapping phase in 2011.