This was a living space for the keepers during storms, when it was too dangerous to return to the houses on the point.
Compressors and turbines over the Eagle River.
The great stenciled number on this chute caught my eye.
The workshop sat below the main working floor and had serious power going to it.
A huge steam pipe snakes between catwalks, through the floors, and toward the condensers, so the water could be recovered and reused.
A furnace control panel, cut off its subordinate before the plant closed, no doubt to be replaced. I like this shot because it shows that many of the smaller machines were engineered by the plant itself.
This belt-run axle ran a turbine (now gone) to blow fresh air into the mine.
Shadows of the rusty trestle and cold control towers on the Barker. Workers are preparing to swing over the sides of the boat to help secure her to the Minnesota Power dock.
One of the many small treasures hiding in the mill…