The top floor of the Chateau was the original surgical suite. Later, hydrotherapy took place here. When Nopeming was converted to a nursing home, it was a place where residents watched movies. Portra 400 on Voigtlander Bessa.
The Dock 5 sign at track level. Probably as an aid to sailors reboarding their vessels.
No wonder the factory shut down; everyone was scheduled to work 9 to 5 and the clock’s broken! (In all seriousness, this is/used to be a beautiful timepiece, especially for a utilitarian factory like this.
The floor in this building (now demolished) was very rotten. This picture was taken through a window from very firm ground.
Much of the milling equipment predated the mill itself, so I would not be surprised if this particular machine really dates to 1860.
Gary Methodist was a filmset for Transformers 3 in 2010.
A warped mirror in the rock crusher at the rear of the complex.
This might have been part of the Pioneer Pellet Plant. It looks to be a ball mill, which pulverizes ore by spinning it with thousands of ball bearings.