I did not take the escape ladder to the surface, but I am told it pops up in the middle of a hill next to the missile silo doors.
There isn’t an unbroken window in the entire historic complex as of 2013.
Blast Furnace 7 as seen from the ore yard. Imagine running up those stairs through blast furnace smoke.
The back of the Lyric, including the offices at the back of the theater.
Summertime is when Duluth goes to the lakeside to listen to music, visit traveling fairs, and talk to neighbors about the smell of the lake. As seen from the castle walls.
Where the trees are sprouting–below the skyways and criss-crossing pipes–are two sets of railroad tracks that turned through this narrow alleyway through the middle of the production line to drop off raw materials and pick up finished product.
These wide spools sit atop the abandoned tracks that lead to the train shed, which was later repurposed into a truck shed.
In the mid-2000s, Peavey sealed the spaces between their Electric Steel Elevator bins. What they unwittingly created was a graffiti time capsule. “Impeach Bush”.