An abandoned ranch on the east side of the tracks. This was not the Colmor Cutoff they were waiting for.
A diesel crane and conveyor belt tripper are the major pieces of equipment that dominate the dock.
Here you can see the end of the scrapping phase in 2011.
An experimental shaft dug in the 1950s and its Hoist House.
“Crunch, crunch, crunch,” said the ground. “I know,” I replied.
Call me angsty, but I like it. Found in the Auxiliary Hospital.
A single cloud makes its way to Buffington Harbor and Lake Michigan from the quiet backroads of the plant.
These houses were built for the use of the lighthouse keepers in 1913 (left) and 1916 (right). The second house was added when the entry added a fourth light and required a second rotation. Today, there are no unbroken windows in either building.
Looking out from what little remains of the second floor at the poor house, which was in terrible condition. No roof and no floors. Soon to be ruins.