Endock The end of the dock, done quickly and cheaply with wood. The towers were for lights, so ships could be loaded at all hours. Similar Images ...based on the tags: favorites, holes-of-death, ladders, lake-superior, lights, towers, vignettes, wooden... Birch shadows on stone walls… have you been looking at my Christmas list? Looking toward Old Taylor Distillery from the roof of Old Crow. Looking across at the Cargill elevator. Allouez had already suffered one major fire. It didn’t need another–especially under Dock 1’s wooden approach. No matter what environmental disasters industry throws at Mother Earth, she will bounce back. For some time, tugboats were stored next to the elevator. From a distance (here, Union Yards), you can still see ARMOUR spelled out on the smokestack in white brick. When I revisited the mine in 2013, the hoists were scrapped and sitting by the road. This sawtooth roof collapsed months later under the weight of an early snow.