Rogers Shops Panorama This is what the mine shops look like from the road between Gaastra, MI and Rogers Location (formerly Bates, MI). The community was renamed for the mine, probably under the heavy influence of M.A. Hanna. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: bricked-windows, clouds, panoramas, shadows... This sea leg was installed to unload grain boats. It’s pretty much a big bucket elevator that can be moved and lowered into waiting boats. My favorite shot of 2011; a rusty mold for a heart-shaped glass candy dish in its natural environment, so to speak. Looking through Workhouse A from the top of a silo. This was the exterior wall of the roundhouse; engines would have entered on the other side and machinery would line this side, hence the big windows for natural light. Kate stands on top of the tailings pile that added some usable land to the side of the gulch. Somewhere nearby is the buried Santiago Tunnel. The coal water power plant stack accompanied the smell of an arson. Knowing that a tornado just passed nearby is less distressing when you’re surrounded by nuclear-attack-hardened buildings. Two bin signs criss-cross in the North Annex. In this ghost town where there were brick, wooden, and dirt-brick buildings, the latter fared the best by far.