In a protected wing of a launcher are these empty server racks where guidance and control computers were stored.
Taken on a short trip where the whole floor of the roundhouse and engine shop was covered in fresh snow–thanks to the holes in the roof and open windows.
The skylights with geared-to-open windows were massive and quite functional.
This “pit” would allow workers to crawl below locomotives to service them.
One of the older buildings on the site, this is an old power house that provided electricity to the plant. I spent some time walking around it and believe it was fired with coal gas but had a diesel backup installed later.
The missiles were stored without fuel, to help prevent mishaps. This is the fuel pumping building and one of the tanks.
The grand staircase with little balconies leaning over it. All the stone stairs are broken and graffiti marks every wall.
A new loading shed to fill train cars.
Unloading boats had the option to take on fuel at Taconite Harbor. This building, among other things, pumped fuel to the dock.