The Barker turning around before it backed into Tac Harbor to unload coal for Minnesota Power.
The neon lighthouse, seen from the top of one of the silos.
For reasons unknown, this building’s concrete was designed a little thinly. It reminds me of a Chicago, IL building constructed during WWI when concrete and steel were strictly rationed and many buildings went up with insufficient superstructures. I do not have a build date for this one yet.
From the highest roof of Ogvilvie’s, Thunder Bay looks like paradise.
Where the drain changes shape from round concrete to arched brick.
No, it’s not your Mac’s desktop, it’s a beautiful Lake Superior night. Taken from near the former Pittsburgh and Reading Anthracite Plant. You can see the frame that used to hold the lifeboat that was auctioned in 2006 to the left of the Pilot House.
An impressive message for graffiti in a Detroit warehouse, but then again look at these steam pumps. Over-built and under-appreciated.
At noon, the lower skylights around the shops glow yellow-green, thanks to the flora blooming on the roof above.
The coal extractor swings back and forth, ripping coal from the ground and throwing it on a conveyor belt to be burned a few miles away.