The city has taken steps to prevent the curious and the desperate from going into the elevators, including piling rocks against the doors and windows.
Taken before the Ford was towed to Duluth for scrapping.
A small bunker and blast wall between shell-loading buildings would have provided shelter during disasters, such as tornados, accidental explosions, and perhaps even enemy attacks.
Pointing a light at my camera from down Miller Creek Drain. Do you see the scale of it? It’s huge!
Fire doors separate the buildings.
The portal facing Taconite Harbor (at a healthy distance) is mostly closed. Some kids put bullet holes in it. Shooting down a long tunnel is extremely dangerous, and you should not do it, obviously. Mamiya 6/Portra 160
The incinerator’s hardened steel door… useless, but still sexy in a heavy-industrial kind of way.
Looking out across the elevator row from Portland Huron’s roof. Don’t you love the color of the sky?