Taken as I drove out of Silverton, CO. One of my favorite landscapes of 2015. Want a print? Email me!
Construction lights were still plugged in from the last inspection. Note the murals on the walls.
From the highest roof of Ogvilvie’s, Thunder Bay looks like paradise.
A panorama of the Shipping/Receiving building on the northeast end of the block. In the old days this would be facing the ‘Dry Dock Hotel’, a boarding house owned by the company, presumably for the use of the men having their boats repaired here.
This gives you a sense for what it looks like to stand on the roof of the main production building at sunset.
The railworks was totally demolished.
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.
“But everyone I used to know was either dead or in prison So I came back to Minneapolis this time I think I’m gonna stay” -Tom Waits
From left to right: Saskatchewan Wheat Pool #7, Thunder Bay Elevator, Dominion, Davidson & Smith, Parrish & Heimbecker. One of four packed elevator rows.