Prize Mine has been the victim of erosion. Its north wall is pushed in by rockfall and its south side is far from ground level.
Looking up at the arch–the symbol of the original Lyric.
It’s a mystery to me why this elevator has a Gold Medal Flour ghost sign. You can read it along with its obsolete monikers today.
The roof had structures bigger than most buildings in South Bend.
Looking out across the elevator row from Portland Huron’s roof. Don’t you love the color of the sky?
The tower of Dominion certainly dominates the elevator row.
The taller of the two smokestacks on site. Note the crack around its crown.
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.
Rust undermines the decade old graffiti on the steel bin.