Big Float A full harbor on a hot summer evening, just after twilight, as seen from atop the castle walls. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: boats, bridges, clouds, festivals, lake-superior, long-exposures, police, reflections, water... A long tunnel stretches toward the Mississippi. Was this the route Model Ts took on their way to waiting barges? A ship passes the abandoned dock on its way to Duluth. Taconite dust stains the sides of its hull red. Boards on the window are like rings on a tree, if you know how to read abandonments. There isn’t an unbroken window in the entire historic complex as of 2013. Looking at the tallest part of the plant from a skeletal loading dock. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6. The sun sets in front of a huge concrete building—about four times the size of the power plant. Probably a corn storage bin from an ethanol operation that ran here in the 1980s. One night, I camped behind the sugar mill. You can tell be the clouds that a cold front was moving out—it was a hot day. Water turned the taconite powder into a rusty, slippery paste… everywhere the water pooled up, doubling the beauty from certain special angles. Part of the Pillsbury tunnel that brought water back to the Mississippi River.