This is an example of the equipment that was originally manufactured at Barcol.
The bridge here moved workers between the dock, the approach tracks, and refueling buildings.
A typical narrow hallway at Birtle.
The EPA has been doing work on and off over the past few years, digging up the foundations of the demolished steel mill to clean up the site.
Beside the shaft building are two fans on skids, indicating they were used underground.
Near the old slag dump there are the remains of the pouring buckets that received the molten steel from the US Steel blast furnaces, filled to the brim with pig iron. They must be incredibly heavy!
A cracked sign at dock-level, where loading boats would be tied below the taconite conveyors. All across the surface of the concrete dock were taconite pellets, like slippery little marbles. One wrong step could put a worker in the water, which is a bad, bad place to be.
Looking out of the Brewery Creek Drain outfall at night, after a storm had pushed piles of rocks up onto the shore.
The pit on the left was one of two that accommodated the bottom half of the Motor Generators, which converted AC to DC.