Light-painted to show off the beautiful radar equipment inside and Park Point across the bay.
Between the catwalks of Furnace 6, the molted ore would flow through the chute.
Inside the west portal is a big liquid propane hand warmer, for workers to take the cold off their gloves as they handled the switches and doors of Cramer Tunnel. Mamiya GA645 / Kodak Pro 400
The walkway to the end of the dock is elevated, so one walks above the trees and bushes growing in the rotting taconite pellets that have collected over the years.
One of my favorite pictures of the tunnel. I am holding a bike rim and wearing a headlamp. My friend triggered the flash just behind my lower back. The fog is a temperature inversion at the entrance of the tunnel; it was 102 degrees outside of the tunnel and about 50 degrees inside, and humid.
2007. Exterior of Chapel.
Originally, this part of the dock was reserved for the weather station.
This building was an office and lounge for engineers. It is also demolished.
Captured bolts for a pressure cooker on an industrial scale.