One of the principal businesses in McConnell was a farm implement and lumber store. This is too new to have been bought there, but I like that it’s still on the edge of town. It’s more comfortable than the emptiness beyond, that used to be a little prairie town.
This was my first view of Harris Machinery’s property… it was strange to find what looked like a ghost town five minutes from downtown Minneapolis!
Before it was demolished, there was one good staircase the led to the middle of the dock. Trees grew from it.
I love the ‘hats’ on the top of the SWP-4 headhouse. FP-100C.
The roof of the King Elevator had two small vents and a terrific view of Sleeping Giant Provincial Park. Arista 100 in 120.
Pozo Mine, the most menacing mine building I’ve ever seen. Black and white film, shot with the Fuji GX680, a beast of a camera.
This building had the rusty remains of a few mattresses, likely used in the 1940s when this site was last occupied.
You can almost make out the concrete chute through the open window. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6.
35mm Film, Expired. An abandoned swath of NAD is landlocked by soybean fields.