The control room for Manitoba Pool Elevator #3 was the most modern of any I saw in Thunder Bay. Apparently, 25 men were working on the day this elevator shut down.
In the corner of most of the factory floors, freight elevators flanked restrooms to leave more central space for machines and their masters.
2005. Flavored beers are still popular. The flavor concentrates were stored in this bank of fridges.
Allouez had already suffered one major fire. It didn’t need another–especially under Dock 1’s wooden approach.
Standing between pockets 1 and 2. You brought hearing protection, right?
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.
I couldn’t help but include this ghost sign for a demolished motel…
Carter Color used to occupy this block.
I included this image to illustrate the height of the headgrame and the distance between it and the hoist house. Of course, compared with the depth of the mine shaft, this distance is short.