Webster & Elevator S This sea leg was installed to unload grain boats. It’s pretty much a big bucket elevator that can be moved and lowered into waiting boats. Similar Images ...based on the tags: bucket-elevators, chains, hooks, ice, machinery, shadows, sunsets... This old ward, not a victim of remodeling, still has metal screens over the open windows of the doors. It should be obvious why glass were not used. A damaged roof channeled rain onto the adobe walls, cutting them in half. In the distance, a preserved house and the ruins of the Colmor School. Through a section of the tailings boom where mountain winds tore open the sheet metal around the conveyor, I poked my head out. This is the crane that would be used to lower extra-heavy bits of copper ore into the fire of the furnace. The crumbling building barely contained the colors inside of it. These machines circulated water through the powder from the ball mills. Gold and silver is heavier than gravel, so it sinks while the junk rock floats. The end of the new elevator. Line of bird droppings follow the fire sprinkler pipes and wires in the room. 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 common rooms bulge out of the institutional geometry of the wards.