In the distance, the San Haven Sanatorium water tower.
“Against the blue sky, its rusting central silos look like rising smoke meeting the last minutes of a sunset. These give way to a corrugated night sky of blue gray, punched-through with staggered four-pane windows, all glassless.”
Taken from the arm of the pocket loader–note the tree growing out of the conveyor belt. Often where you see old piles of taconite, trees are springing up. The byproducts of the pelletization process break down and make a really fertile mix, especially with all the iron content!
The offices for the Five Roses elevator have long been boarded. To the left you can see the Manitoba Pool Elevator slogan, “Service at Cost”, meaning they would not make profit off farmers and dues.
The great entrance to the Service Building shows the detail once present in the old hospital.
This building cleaned the barrels that transported ingredients through the plant.
A sentinel stands watch over an abandoned Hannah, ND house. Medium Format.
The substation has definite structural issues. Pictured is the sidewalk that connected the plant to the company housing.