When the ship loaders were added, a doorway was cut through the metal silo to make a room for the grain handling equipment. Note the dust sensor in the corner of the torch-cut archway.
Standing on the fence barricade that used to keep squatters out of the tunnel, the size of the space is impressive. What you see here is the current length of the tunnel; I set up a flashlight at the end to illuminate the concrete wall that is the lower portal.
Though it’s a little unclear what control station controlled what function, these levers seemed to relate to some of the bigger equipment inside the dredge, such as the trommel.
Winter skies over Allouez Bay. From a distance, it looks almost fragile.
In the women’s restroom.
The first floor hallway between conference rooms and the diesel lab at the center of the facility
I really like the way this high-ceilinged room is decaying. Well, decayed. It’s demolished now.
A tunnel between the outside gate and the courtyard shared by the barracks.
Algae grows where water flows/From the sawtooth roof/To the mines below/The sun climbs high/But is in no one’s eyes/A wall alone crumbles/It was no suprise