Abandoned for Blocks I wonder what this guy is thinking, walking through the complex. Similar Images ...based on the tags: alleys, clouds, graffiti, people, rusty, trees, water-towers... Gopher Ordnance Works, aka the U-Lands, is a landscape where roots and boughs break apart concrete and steel. The Atlas D command building. As Brutalist as it gets. “Five Roses” was the brand of flour that Lake of the Woods marketed. Later, this became another Manitoba Pool elevator. Notice the “POO” up top? It’s missing the ‘L’… A self portrait from more than a decade ago. A closeup inside the mill’s power room. Wind blew taconite dust against the walls of these suspended control room, making even the glass appear to rust. 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. This heavy door opens directly into the missile vault and was used to load and unload the missile erector. There is a flipped tram car about a third of the way down the cliff.