Two steel hoppers supported by counterweights and springs, which were used to weigh incoming grain loads before being deposited in the silos beneath this floor. Garner is another way to say “big measuring tank”, if you were wondering. I fell in love with all the tubes and chutes on this floor.
The chapel (left) and surgical suite (straight on) move in an out of view as fog rolls up from the St. Louis River valley.
Blending the explosive ingredients was dangerous. It is no wonder that the blending house had so many emergency slides.
Looking at the boarded exterior of the newer area of the orphanage from its 1914 section.
Some sort of materials handling building, judging by the construction.
2015. Exterior of chapel.
Peering through the glass in the Hoist Operator’s cab, stained with graffiti. The cable and reels can be seen through the glass… these are now gone.
Kate in the Atlas E, which is essentially a buried Atlas D. Above is the protective steel blast door.