2016. A section of the third floor that has changed a lot over the years. Compare to 2006 shot.
A long exposure of the launch pad and its dedicated guard shack. In the middle of the base is a tall antenna which was part of the MARS program during the Gulf War. The MARS program helped connect calls between deployed soldiers and their families.
The new concrete workhouse, as seen through chickenwire.
During the Cold War, the Air Force used the radar station to train bombardiers in radar-guided ordinance.
Looking down the breakwater from the top of the lighthouse. In the haze, you can see the world’s largest iron ore docks in Allouez Bay.
Some sort of materials handling building, judging by the construction.
A look straight down into the chutes were taconite pellets would dump into the dock hoppers. Rebar was a safety measure to keep workers from being buried alive, were they to slip into the holes.
David Aho pictured.
Old conveyor belts are draped over the sides of the ore chutes to cut down on the noise and wear of the dumping trains.