Heavy steel doors to isolate the underground magnetic separation mill from Eagle Mine’s main tunnel.
A typical narrow hallway at Birtle.
The roof of the King Elevator had two small vents and a terrific view of Sleeping Giant Provincial Park. Arista 100 in 120.
Workers in the basement tunnels had to communicate with the workhouse operators 100 feet above and vice versa. Alarms and bells were installed to signal trouble over the sound of the elevator machinery.
Note the tiled floor between the bucket conveyors and an old mill.
As my friend Jonathan would say, “on a human scale.”
Unloading boats had the option to take on fuel at Taconite Harbor. This building, among other things, pumped fuel to the dock.
What you see is not a crack in the floor, but a long vine extending ten feet onto the shop floor, as if reaching in to escape the wind and rain.