And Pockets Full of Snow A little ice and snow made work at Taconite Harbor much more dangerous. Similar Images ...based on the tags: chutes, lights, power, snow, trestles... This gives you a sense for what it looks like to stand on the roof of the main production building at sunset. Note the rails in the floor that guided cars to the coating line, the side of which is lined with the windows in the center of the image. The “Bentleyville” Christmas tree, part of a winter light show, in storage. This door led to a now-demolished skyway crossing Minnehaha Ave connecting the brewhouse to Fermentation, also demolished. The steam plant could be vertically traversed with this one-man belt driven elevator. A building that burned near the Kam seems to have been a warehouse or stockhouse. The UP gets a lot of snow, making exploring its old mines a special challenge in the winter. The snow is more than 6 feet deep in this picture, and firm enough to walk on. The beet juice was boiled down to make a syrup, which would be drained down the trough to the crystalizers. A typical large mine tunnel. You can just make out the narrow gauge rail.