Packing House The concrete walls, heavy steel blast doors, and plastic roof tell me that this was one of the shell loading buildings. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, clouds... The gulls wait to eat the next load of spilled grain. Arista 100. A long exposure under the trestle-like approach to the dock, under which trains still pass regularly. A look straight down into the chutes were taconite pellets would dump into the dock hoppers. Rebar was a safety measure to keep workers from being buried alive, were they to slip into the holes. This photo illustrates how vertical the complex is. Looking through a launcher doorway at an outbuilding… the fire truck garage, if I recall correctly. Fomapan medium format in Pentax 67. Looking from the rail shipping building through pigeon-proofing chicken wire at another manufacturing building in high Fall. 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. Fall in line, act skinny, watch out for low hanging pipes. Don’t ask me where in the maze this was… 90% of the plant looked like this; vast rooms and catwalks with crisscrossing pipes and valves. While it looks like ground level, everything here is one story above the actual earth.