Even with a hundred people parked in front of the lakeside relic, it was invisible.
Looking up the rock house.
Sometime soon, maybe in early 2016, someone will have this view from their office or condo.
West Elevation of the Depot. Ektar 100/Mamiya 6
Thick glass windows allow workers to check the beet juice levels in this steel tank. You can tell by the reinforcement that it had a lot of liquid and had to hold against immense pressure. Kodak Tri-X 400/Leica M7.
The same view in 2007. Superior, WI, some have said, is a suburb of Duluth, MN. It’s more like a sub-suburb, I would argue. It’s the industrial district that is technically in another state, one that sells beer on Sundays. Perspective is looking out of the mostly-disassembled larger (newer) elevator.
Looking through the trestle toward the ghost town.
Kurth bears a ghost sign. Recently, its main sign was destroyed by graffiti artists in 2015.
The building in the foreground–the old control booth–was arsoned in 2009.