Flagpole 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. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, clouds, flagpoles, rooftops, vents... The mill is one of the tallest buildings in the city. It’s too bad that the cupola with its big skylights and flagpole were removed. If you look carefully along the side of the slip alongside this image of Cargill B-2, you will see the remains of the crane stops when this was a Hannah coal dock. A photo from the early 2000s before the conveyors were scrapped. When block glass shatters, it looks like ice. All of the bucket conveyors crashed on this work floor when their casings were scrapped. Note all of the valves to open the grain flow. This battlement-like tower is the first thing one sees coming to Old Taylor from Frankfort. The complex was so big that trains could make deliveries through the middle of it, passing below this striped skyway. An article from Minnpost describes this design as “marital”, and I could not agree more. This rockhouse was added below the shaft to load Gilpin Tram cars.