The conveyorway that carried the sintering material to the mixing floor at the top of the plant.
The skylights with geared-to-open windows were massive and quite functional.
Above the altar are faded murals. Here’s the Holy Grail.
Looking at the headframe for Shaft 3 from the tower for Shaft 1. Below is the roof of the Dry House. It was hard to remind myself that these building have been abandoned longer than I’ve been alive.
Ground floor windows were built to be barred.
Taken from the arm of the pocket loader–note the tree growing out of the conveyor belt. Often where you see old piles of taconite, trees are springing up. The byproducts of the pelletization process break down and make a really fertile mix, especially with all the iron content!