Dry House Basin A porcelain basin in the locker room is detached, but shows excellent patina. I hope when the machine shop is repurposed that this can be saved. Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, bokeh, pipes, reflections, valves, water... Looking toward Mitchell from its last building. Wide stairs between the ground, the mine shaft, and the dry house. The incinerator’s hardened steel door… useless, but still sexy in a heavy-industrial kind of way. If there was a problem with the conveyor belt, the grain would go out these chutes. Scanned after being recovered from the bottom of an old wooden box for a few years. Circa 2005. Where the bricks jumped and wood followed, water runs amok. From the 1909 addition, it’s obvious how much water it takes to carry a single wall to, into and through the cracks between the floor tiles: exactly one roof’s worth. An old stoker in a power plant that was abandoned long before the mill next to it, by all indications. Sugar mills burned dry beet pulp pellets for fuel. Minnesota Power’s Taconite Harbor power station, as seen through the ship loading control room windows.