In the middle of one of the outlying cottages, perhaps the Masonic Cottage–it was too damaged to tell, really–are these pair of skinny doors that led from patient rooms to a common area with rotting shag carpet.
Generations of Two Harbors teens smoked their first weed in this abandoned building, in my estimation. Comment if I’m right!
I really liked the bulky pillars on this outer-ring cottage.
A self portrait, from the early 2000s.
Circa-1960s graffiti. Someone got their ass kicked.
The stairs that connect the breakwater and light station (Leica M6/Kodak Ektar).
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.
Park Insurance Agency is no longer in business, nor would you be able to dial that phone number.