The underground portions of the engine shop were mostly filled in.
Note the tiled floor between the bucket conveyors and an old mill.
Ceiling light fixtures sit on a broken gurney.
The ‘working’ part of the furnaces are about a story above ground level, so the catwalks snake above the tree line.
Dead cars were parked permanently near the model farm. Perhaps it had an automotive program. After all, before they were ‘Indian Residential Schools’ they were ‘Indian Industrial Schools’.
As a storm moves across Lake Superior toward Duluth, an ore freighter anchors behind the Superior light station.
It seems that the sawdust would be shot into a dust collector above the powerplant and burned.
The Western Elevator’s old moniker looks over Fort William (the neighborhood). Snow falls over Mount McKay in the background. This elevator is still active… the only active elevator in Fort William proper.