Counter-weighted ore cars alternately filled and emptied to feed Furnace 7. Honestly, though, the corner-mounted cranes are sexier in my opinion. Note the trees growing from the stacks.
I love this original brick archway, near the narrow gauge shop. Gorgeous!
What you see is not a crack in the floor, but a long vine extending ten feet onto the shop floor, as if reaching in to escape the wind and rain.
This is what I believe to be the Masonic Cottage, where infected Freemasons would be treated together and enjoy some simple luxuries because of their social connections. Freemasonry is still popular in North Dakota.
A natural stone floor in Brewery Creek’s upper path has been worn smooth.
A closeup of one of the winding machines that found itself under a leaky section of roof.
Looking out of the brewhouse toward the river.
Lockers for the boiler room workers.
There is no denying that the Fergus Falls asylum was a beautiful place, especially around sunset.