The cold air collided with the sun-warmed water on the floor, filling the ground floor of the Keg House with thick fog…
One of the last improvements to this elevator was the addition of a new scale in 1968.
Looking at ADM-Delmar #4, #1 and Kurth from the Meal Storage Elevator at sunset on one of the warmer days of December. Note the graffiti “United Crushers” that gave the big elevator its common name among locals. Also, Harris Machinery is sitting in the lower-left corner, awaiting word of its next use.
Fall fog swept up from the river valley, making the building look more like it felt–a ghost, out of time and place.
In what used to be a hallway under what used to be a skyway, each with what had conveyor belts for the grain that once was stored here. The fog doesn’t change.
In 2015 there was a flea market of sorts beside the Twohy in an old circus tent.
Some local kids were having a fire extinguisher fight when I walked into the lab one day.
A twin-engine crew pushes full taconite cars onto Dock 6.
This drying house was full of ventilation ducts, broken scales, and insulated carts to haul powder around the line.