A color study of the rotting donated clothes in the former GB&S Machine Shop.
The old gate sign, leaned against one of the terminal elevators.
A disconnected speaker at stage right. I liked the colors and the texture of the sound tiles.
Looking to the chapel addition from the Chateau.
The last trace of Mitchell, Minnesota is a pile of cans on the side of the main street, Mitchell Avenue. These will be recognizable for another century or so, for future history-minded explorers.
The spiral staircase ends in the basement, where two oil tanks (for the lantern) and a freshwater tank (for the Keeper) were stored. The basement consists of two long arched vaults like this.
Limits on personnel and explosives allowed in the building at the same time.
Two windows above the slate Grand Staircase reflect let a little blue sky skip off the black.
The end of Dock 5 is warped and bent from a rail accident that left some ore cars swinging like a stringy wrecking ball into the end of the superstructure and accompanying stair. The stairs are still navigable, but it wasn’t recommended by the CN workers that were with me.