Two small generators connected to a Frick steam engine.
It remains unexplained what ‘serious results’ may stem from not reporting an accident, but when labor was cheap and unorganized I doubt anyone asked.
My favorite time to be in the brewery was sunrise. That’s the kind of light that made the brewhouse glow.
This ruined skyway looks like it should be at ground level because of the growth, but it’s actually the second floor of the building.
The St. Louis County Sheriff constantly patrols the property looking for trespassers.
Just outside of the blast furnace is a series of platforms and catwalks to bring workers to the stoves.
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!
The gothic landing between balcony and classroom level and the ground floor.
A great lakes freighter slowly passes SK Wheat Pool 4 with ‘The Sleeping Giant’ in the background. Arista 100.