The rust garden’s brick centerpiece contrasts the muted winter Kentucky palette.
A familiar scene in Control Tower B, though the microphone has not been used for years.
One of the oldest buildings had a wide central staircase with well worn steps. They were utilitarian and beautiful.
The engine room.
Drawn in fresh concrete about 50 years before I took this picture, and only 2 years after this elevator blew up…
Quincy Smelter, 2014.
Latin; to grow. Root of the English word ‘surge’.
The end of Dock 5 is warped and bent from a rail accident that left some ore cars swinging like a stringy wrecking ball into the end of the superstructure and accompanying stair. The stairs are still navigable, but it wasn’t recommended by the CN workers that were with me.