McConnell, MB School A portrait of the second school of McConnell, built in 1937. Similar Images ...based on the tags: boarded-windows, doors, grass, shadows, snow... A self portrait from more than a decade ago. Near the old slag dump there are the remains of the pouring buckets that received the molten steel from the US Steel blast furnaces, filled to the brim with pig iron. They must be incredibly heavy! The primitive chair caught the falling plaster. Quincy Smelter, 2014. One leg of the headframe meets the hoist house. Two cranes are rusted in place. In the nurses’ dormitories, beds, couches and chairs still sit. It’s unclear whether these are remnants of the homeless shelter in the 80s or the actual nurses. The crane on Dock 2, as seen from Dock 4 right after sunset. Notice the old light tower is warped. The beacon was installed in 1938 and removed in the mid-2000s. Cobble streets wrap around the inside of the fort.