I had to search the shelves a while to find this old logbook. The open page lists changes in stock numbers for Cutler Hammer Coils, and one row says that a new coil was installed on the black larry. The larry is the machine that loads coke ovens.
The now-demolished Industrial Building.
Science Alert. When the sun strikes an object, that object absorbs some of the infared light in the form of heat. The heat absorbed by the old Soo dock absorbed and radiated that energy to melt off the snow from the ice around it, making it very reflective.
Looking through skylights of the payroll office toward the Cheratte No.1’s tower. This is where workers would wait in line to receive pay, surrounded by the mine workings.
…a better view of the huge tailings boom stretching outside of the tailings pond.
Rogers Mine is one of the most structurally sound mines in the Iron River area that isn’t part of a museum.
Generations of Two Harbors teens smoked their first weed in this abandoned building, in my estimation. Comment if I’m right!
The projector booth, above the balcony in the auditorium.
The only thing that signals that this was an office building, rather than another production floor, is the small amount of wood paneling that remains.