For reasons unknown, this building’s concrete was designed a little thinly. It reminds me of a Chicago, IL building constructed during WWI when concrete and steel were strictly rationed and many buildings went up with insufficient superstructures. I do not have a build date for this one yet.
A high-voltage tunnel sheathed in concrete dips below ground near a shell packing building that now stores fireworks.
The power pulley that ran air compressors straight off of the steam plant’s axel.
An engine on display outside the Montana Territorial Prison in Deer Lodge, MT. This was a typical electric locomotive used by The Milwaukee Road.
At sunrise the fog rose near the solvent recovery line. You can barely read the “XXX” warning.
Ringling’s church was built in 1914 and sits on a hill over the town.
As the Barker steamed past the dock and island, the sunset casts the shadow of the Taconite Harbor receiving trestle on the boat. Through the fog, you can see some of the islands that were joined into a breakwater.