Rocket propellant and coolant were stored underground adjacent to the missile silo. This is the hallway that connects the missile area to the propellant area. Walking in this area was nice because the floor was dry.
Play on, Hunter. (Two keys worked on this thing.)
When the ship loaders were added, a doorway was cut through the metal silo to make a room for the grain handling equipment. Note the dust sensor in the corner of the torch-cut archway.
Rogers Mine is one of the most structurally sound mines in the Iron River area that isn’t part of a museum.
A classroom, perhaps from the days when the city owned the building.
The sidewalks are littered with rocks.
Thick glass windows allow workers to check the beet juice levels in this steel tank. You can tell by the reinforcement that it had a lot of liquid and had to hold against immense pressure. Kodak Tri-X 400/Leica M7.
One of my favorite shots from that year, conveyor line parts stacked and hung with Postal Service bins from decades ago.
Almost all of the doors and windows on the ground floor have been boarded, leaving the ground level very dark.