The stone chapel sits beside the main house and received a particularly heavy dose of gothic architectural touches.
The building was the victim of many small fires over the years, and one big fire in 1995.
Between the ice chute and the back of the north section of the cellars, a little pillar shows where a room used to be. The ceiling’s disintegration has since filled the space, which seems to be the last point of expansion in the cave–this was last carved in the mid-1840s.
Jef throws open the back door of an alley for the trailing photographers and historians.
Shuttered windows on the side of one of the collapsing bonded warehouses.
Different colors stained the small panes on the top floor. For once, it seemed more ridiculous to not be inside an abandoned factory.
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.
A great lakes freighter slowly passes SK Wheat Pool 4 with ‘The Sleeping Giant’ in the background. Arista 100.
So much relies on one thing stacked on top of another thing.