The end of the dock, done quickly and cheaply with wood. The towers were for lights, so ships could be loaded at all hours.
My favorite shot from the trip. Later in its life, the plant was converted to burn its own byproducts, but it seems this was designed as a coal hopper.
The control room for the whole of the plant. Sinterband here means one of the sintering lines. Temperatures, gasses, mixtures, speeds, and so on were centrally controlled here.
This gives you a sense for what it looks like to stand on the roof of the main production building at sunset.
An original stencil-brushed sign.
Kurth bears a ghost sign. Recently, its main sign was destroyed by graffiti artists in 2015.
The Western Elevator’s old moniker looks over Fort William (the neighborhood). Snow falls over Mount McKay in the background. This elevator is still active… the only active elevator in Fort William proper.
The train loading tower (left), and elevators. Check out that giant flagpole/lightning rod.
An employee lunchroom with every door and window covered in vented steel.