Shadows of the skylights form a backdrop for rust-welded machines.
As a storm moves across Lake Superior toward Duluth, an ore freighter anchors behind the Superior light station.
Not necessarily a children’s room.
The middle section of the smokestacks were coal hoppers, and this device would load the coal into the hoppers from the conveyor belt it rode across. The bottom section of the stacks were storage rooms while the very top were, surprise, chimneys for the power plant.
The EPA has been doing work on and off over the past few years, digging up the foundations of the demolished steel mill to clean up the site.
This picture shows the challenges of moving around underground in the base.
As if they were planning to move the furniture out of the hospital, it all sits in the main hallway in the ground floor.
After crushing, these machines would float lighter material to the surface of the water, where it would be skimmed and discarded. Gold and silver laden stone would sink to the bottom, where it was collected for the next stage of processing. Leica/Summilux 35/Ektar 100
Looking toward a void–formerly a hallway to the mineshaft–now a hole in the ground.