Broken skyways in the sand casting house, where everything was utterly fire-resistant.
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.
This building was an office and lounge for engineers. It is also demolished.
The people that stayed here carved bowls from the mesa itself to collect water.
One of my favorite photos of the ADM-Delmar #1 skyway, when it stood. Taken at sunset, with the reflection of the overcast sky in the remaining windows.
Portland Huron and downtown Duluth from the end of the Elevator A slip.
The only good shot I have of the top of Battery A, in the upper left. Though it seemed to have been disused before its neighbor it had a lot less growth on it.
The roof has been replaced since this was taken. Hopefully, that will stem the water damage.
The King Elevator is connected by a manlift and this spiral staircase. The manlift was down–can you believe it? Note the cool turns in the vertical railings. Arista 100 on 120.