Platforms and abandoned outbuildings, as seen in 2005.
Looking toward Fort William (Western) Elevator from the top of Superior Elevator. Fort William is bordered on the south and east by this wide, winding railyard. Note the pretty and quaint brick offices of the Western.
Elevator B, used by a local farmer, stands behind an old farm truck at the edge of town.
Can you hear the ship’s horn through this picture?
Dead cars were parked permanently near the model farm. Perhaps it had an automotive program. After all, before they were ‘Indian Residential Schools’ they were ‘Indian Industrial Schools’.
At the extreme eastern end of the plant is a bank of modern concrete silos. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6.
Looking at the headframe for Shaft 3 from the tower for Shaft 1. Below is the roof of the Dry House. It was hard to remind myself that these building have been abandoned longer than I’ve been alive.
Rust undermines the decade old graffiti on the steel bin.
A photo from the early 2000s before the conveyors were scrapped.