The corner of the elevator… lumber armored with steel for fireproofing and water resistance.
An old stoker in a power plant that was abandoned long before the mill next to it, by all indications. Sugar mills burned dry beet pulp pellets for fuel.
A blue chair in a blue room
Looking across the catwalk attache to the elevated control room, in charge of the train dumping part of the operation.
Harris Machinery rests under snow on the left. Two explorers enjoy the view.
Because painted signs would not hold up in this spot–in between four ovens that were literally hot enough to melt steel inside. Solution: Cut the pipe labels into the sheet metal. Seems to have worked.
One chute drops grain on a conveyor for storage in the north silo cluster, while another is ready to deposit the flow where the conveyor cannot reach. Instead of engineering the belt to trip in reverse, the silos under the workhouses have their own chutes.
One of the prettier Humphry Manlifts in Minneapolis, in my opinion.
The steel sea leg is so heavy it requires a huge counterweight that travels the height of the elevator.