Cupola’s Worst Days A collapsing and unstable building. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: collapsing, power, rusty, smokestacks, trestles... A huge steel tank, one of several left over, left over from either the Ashland Oil or Allied Chemical periods. Fly ash, kicked up by downdrafts, rise again up the smokestack that is the signature feature of the plant. It’s a steel top hat. “To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, One clover, and a bee, And revery. The revery alone will do, If bees are few.” ― Emily Dickinson This is a 1956 furnace. It was used to forge wheels, casings, and parts for the axel shop. The last trace of Mitchell, Minnesota is a pile of cans on the side of the main street, Mitchell Avenue. These will be recognizable for another century or so, for future history-minded explorers. Originally, this part of the dock was reserved for the weather station. #67, one of the only lockers that is not crunched to the point it refuses to open. In the corner of the small office area. An emergency slide to help workers evacuate the blending house in an emergency. Before it was demolished, there was one good staircase the led to the middle of the dock. Trees grew from it.