The top of Dock 4 was too dangerous to explore, but this panorama gives you an idea of the view (and how rotten the wood was).
You can tell from the marks on the wall that there used to be pipes running the length of this square hallway, which connected a loading dock with explosive mixers.
Before there was a row of double rooms on the left and a common room on the right. Now, in a way, it is all one big common room.
Standing atop the dust collector, the factory breaks down into diverging patterns, processes.
A little cloud passes over the Five-Stack powerplant ruins, like a puff of smoke.
The Barker turning around before it backed into Tac Harbor to unload coal for Minnesota Power.
This used to be the main entrance of The Orpheum, before Orpheum Garage on Superior Street was converted into a new entrance.
I made this picture to give the reader a sense of the slope between the mine buildings and the base of the concentrator. The whole area was really steep, and sometimes required scrambling to get up and down the Picayune Gulch for short distances.
A full harbor on a hot summer evening, just after twilight, as seen from atop the castle walls.