This electric Wellman crane was added to extract coal from ships for the power plant that Erie built beside their dock. Now, with the advent of self-unloading boats, it’s been replaced by a funnel and conveyor belt.
Spare parts ready for this building’s reactivation.
The head distiller could walk out of their office to this balcony and overlook the whole fermentation process in a glance.
Don’t you love the shape of the house on the right?
Generations of Two Harbors teens smoked their first weed in this abandoned building, in my estimation. Comment if I’m right!
The taller of the two smokestacks on site. Note the crack around its crown.
Spring melt flows down the rusty rock house. In the background is the frame for the shaft.
I had to search the shelves a while to find this old logbook. The open page lists changes in stock numbers for Cutler Hammer Coils, and one row says that a new coil was installed on the black larry. The larry is the machine that loads coke ovens.
Grain is taken from the bottom of the silos through a conveyor in a tunnel. These blowers keep the air in the tunnel fresh.
The note on the left announces that the spindles in the crates are dirty.