Early bird catches the shadow of Battle Mountain blaring across the ghost town.
A tower above Minneapolis that few people see.
Molten copper pouring being a very dangerous thing to do by hand, this scale measured the load for the “Auto Caster” that actually formed the cooling copper in its molds.
The working end of the blast furnace, where molten metal would flow like lava out of the furnace… a process called ‘tapping’.
In what Studebaker called the ‘Materials Building’ are these giant concrete bins of fine molding sand, there for casting metal parts using the molten metal from the adjoining building. On the far left side there is a train track and once upon a time a gantry crane traced the room under the roof
The guts of the dock are connected with a long narrow hallway. Below this section are shops and labs.