Pier B in Mid-Winter These wide spools sit atop the abandoned tracks that lead to the train shed, which was later repurposed into a truck shed. Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, cranes, demolition, power, shadows, silos, snow, spools... Although most of the buildings were open and empty, a few carried signs. Scanned after being recovered from the bottom of an old wooden box for a few years. Circa 2005. In the nitrating house. Between all of the buildings was dense growth, especially vines. A nice view of the aurora borealis (“Northern Lights”) strong enough to outshine the industrial lighting at the power plant. The lights in the foreground direct ships discharging coal for the station. Note that the back of Stockhouse #4 is missing. A year later, Fermentation was on the ground too. I had to climb into the roof of the half-demolished skyway to see through to the other side of the train shed. That’s my foot in the corner. Even with a hundred people parked in front of the lakeside relic, it was invisible. This door led to a now-demolished skyway crossing Minnehaha Ave connecting the brewhouse to Fermentation, also demolished.