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. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, cranes, demolition, power, shadows, silos, snow, spools... A look straight down into the chutes were taconite pellets would dump into the dock hoppers. Rebar was a safety measure to keep workers from being buried alive, were they to slip into the holes. Looking out from my perch close to the Kam toward the Ogilvie head house. To the left is a newer concrete annex, probably built in the years it bore the name Saskatchewan Pool 8. Transfer Elevator, Built 1916 The basement held a makeshift chapel. When I revisited the mine in 2013, the hoists were scrapped and sitting by the road. The old movie theatre sign was sitting right inside the sealed front doors. The pockmarked concrete sign of Substation #2 over the control room that faces the highway. The elevator works on gravity… this is where a conveyor belt was to move the grain toward the main elevator to be loaded into ships. The bottom of the elevator in the new foundry.