Please Close Windows Wind blew taconite dust against the walls of these suspended control room, making even the glass appear to rust. Similar Images ...based on the tags: dark, rusty, stained-glass, the-sun, vignettes, water, windows... A dead work truck rusts near an outbuilding. Everything is marked with a code. Modernity. In some places in the mine shops, you can still make out narrow gauge track in the floors. The arches of the Twohy building, before some of the signs and sills were painted in 2015. Mill Hell before the University of Minnesota began developing the area. Now many of the buildings are gone, there are new roads and even bike paths. Originally, this part of the dock was reserved for the weather station. So much relies on one thing stacked on top of another thing. Noontime light, long criticized for the boring shadows it grants photographers, comes into its own sometimes. I revisited the mill years after my documentary. Now it is even more destroyed and surrounded by new fences. A closeup of one of the winding machines that found itself under a leaky section of roof.