Past the underground repair shop is this cliffside adit.
This is what it might have looked like if a new Ford descended in the elevator with its headlights on. As seen from the Mississippi side–the opposite portal faces the sand mine.
After a short rainfall douses the mill in downtown Fergus Falls, the river next to the brick walls swells and the sounds of water overtakes the echos of the nearby bars. Reflections are on the foundation of the former distribution and rail building.
One of my favorite images from my stay… Note the snowed-over road in the distance! This is looking toward Animas Forks.
Checking out the neighbors. Shot on a the legendary Pentax 67.
Workers would undoubtedly prefer to use the belt manlift on the right.
The boiler doors are beautiful, and feature the name of the smelter and mine company. If you like these, check my article on the Mitchell Yards of Hibbing, MN.