Somewhere between the grain elevator and the distillery.
The control room for Manitoba Pool Elevator #3 was the most modern of any I saw in Thunder Bay. Apparently, 25 men were working on the day this elevator shut down.
It would be a shame if this building is not preserved. Word is (as of 2015) that construction may start on this section soon.
One level below where the cotton was nitrated, the fumes must have been powerful. This floor had several massive ventilation fans in its walls.
The ‘working’ part of the furnaces are about a story above ground level, so the catwalks snake above the tree line.
I was invited to watch the 4th of July fireworks atop the Kurth tower before the current owners bought the property. Every one of the 12 frames has dozens of fireworks–just look closely. The main display is from the Stone Arch Bridge, of course.
Zug Island is a US Steel plant just south of Detroit, and it really lights up the skyline.
In the middle of Electric Steel, dust collector vents cross-cross out of sight.
Unintentional art comes in the form of a beet juice slurry baffle.