Cloverleaf Smelter Boilers The boiler doors are beautiful, and feature the name of the smelter and mine company. If you like these, check my article on the Mitchell Yards of Hibbing, MN. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: boilers, leaves, machinery, mossy, pipes, rusty, signs... The control room for Manitoba Pool Elevator #3 was the most modern of any I saw in Thunder Bay. Apparently, 25 men were working on the day this elevator shut down. Harris Machinery rests under snow on the left. Two explorers enjoy the view. A machine to cast copper billets. 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! If it weren’t for the fact there were trees growing from it, and that I cropped out the end of the rail approach, one might think this is still used occasionally. Pillsbury from across the Mississippi River and Stone Arch Bridge from the roof of the Washburn Crosby Elevator (aka Gold Medal Flour). Much of the milling equipment predated the mill itself, so I would not be surprised if this particular machine really dates to 1860. The secret sweet-yet-salty center of the nameless factoryscape. Home base, tuned to rule the AC and turn out Product X at record rates, I’m sure. Rust undermines the decade old graffiti on the steel bin.