Street lights and pavement are some of the obvious signs a town used to be here.
King Elevator sits in the corner of a more recently-defunct lumber mill: Great Western Timber. Perhaps in the future I will write the history of it. Arista 100 in 120.
The city constructed a wall in the early 2000s to discourage visitors. Note the staircase is cut off, too.
Showering red-hot coke fresh from the furnaces near the Coal Tower (in the back) was the Quenching Tower’s duty (front).
Even with a hundred people parked in front of the lakeside relic, it was invisible.
The sluice room was surrounded in fine grating. The company would want to finely control when the doors would be opened so the gold could be removed under supervision. No yellow bonus for the working man…
S&X seen in the background through the fog.
One of the paper warehouses, with snow blowing across the floors.
From Main Street, looking straight up at the A Mill, only the silence makes one think that nobody’s still inside, grinding grain into Pillsbury’s Best.