An abandoned ranch on the east side of the tracks. This was not the Colmor Cutoff they were waiting for.
The Algosteel crew strikes a pose while heading through Superior Entry toward Allouez
The roof had structures bigger than most buildings in South Bend.
Old conveyor belts are draped over the sides of the ore chutes to cut down on the noise and wear of the dumping trains.
Through a section of the tailings boom where mountain winds tore open the sheet metal around the conveyor, I poked my head out.
The approach to the dock is rigidly geometric. I always thought its outline was beautiful against the lake that, by contrast, was always moving.
Two roads; the left one you can walk down, but you have to answer questions when people ask. The right one–you don’t want to be found on that one.
National Mine and its rockhouse (?) as seen from Mammoth Hill. From this angle, I am fairly certain this was a crushing and sorting house. The bottom looks like it has two aerial tram doors as well.
This is a room where the actual explosive elements were mixed. In the event of an accident, this glass wall would give way before the concrete and thus direct the flames and shockwave away from the rest of the building. In other words, the glass is not just to get a lot of wonderful natural light into the building.