The roof of the King Elevator had two small vents and a terrific view of Sleeping Giant Provincial Park. Arista 100 in 120.
Peeling paint reveals the room numbers of the past. Kodak Trix-400 on Canon T40.
ADM-Delmar #1- Maintainance Department. The stainless steel bits are part of the grain dryer added in the 1940s. The workhouse itself (the larger tower) was a dedicated Cleaning House, meaning that grain passed through both these buildings to be rid of dust, dirt and extra moisture before storage. In the foreground is the old ADM locker room and pipe department.
The power pulley that ran air compressors straight off of the steam plant’s axel.
The top of the grain handler of Ogilvie’s. The flagpole serves as a lightning rod. In fact, I would not be surprised if that was its primary purpose.
Unintentional art comes in the form of a beet juice slurry baffle.
I don’t think we’re anywhere near maximum pressure anymore.
Taken from atop a grain train at the end of Cargill B-2, looking toward Lake Superior “I”, now part of the sample complex. This area used to have another slip, but Cargill filled it on when it built the elevator on the right.
The main buildings were mostly interconnected and in good condition. The dry air helps to preserve the wooden structures.