A creek has cut through the middle of the mine property, washing away the loose rock and eroding the foundations of the Concentrator. It’s pretty, though! It’s be belief, though I cannot prove it, that some of the water here originates from inside the now-buried Santiago Tunnel, which is no doubt flooded to a great extent.
Checking out the neighbors. Shot on a the legendary Pentax 67.
Minnesota Power’s Taconite Harbor power station, as seen through the ship loading control room windows.
A little sheet metal box somehow made it back home.
An old handcart sits next to a rotting elevator.
At an abandoned castle.
No wonder the factory shut down; everyone was scheduled to work 9 to 5 and the clock’s broken! (In all seriousness, this is/used to be a beautiful timepiece, especially for a utilitarian factory like this.
2005. Looking across the Mississippi from a park the night after the first snow.
The two exhaust vents coming out from the boilers en route to the stacks. Plywood marks where where catwalks were removed to extract equipment.