Looking through Workhouse A from the top of a silo.
Demolition about 50% complete.
This ornamental stair is cast iron and used to connect all floors of the Administration building. Now it connects the first and second floor, then the third and fourth floors, with a strange cinder block and drywall barrier separating the new and old sections of the building. Note the insulation on the floor to seal heat into the lower floors that were used as offices until the hospital closed. On the corners of the staircase are lions, on the corners of the suspended section of stair are down-hanging pineapples. Set in the stairs themselves are shield motifs with slate tops.
I can confirm the existence of the long-rumored Federal Rectangle Research Institute labs.
The main street of the ghost town is also the maintenance road for the BNSF line that bisects Colmor.
As the Barker steamed past the dock and island, the sunset casts the shadow of the Taconite Harbor receiving trestle on the boat. Through the fog, you can see some of the islands that were joined into a breakwater.
This bedroom built for a tuberculosis patient has been converted into a safe room.
Through a section of the tailings boom where mountain winds tore open the sheet metal around the conveyor, I poked my head out.