Taconite Harbor’s main road, now overgrown and leading to nothing. Just asphalt between caved-in curbs.
The annex casts a long shadow over its old headhouse and the former UGG (currently Vitera C) elevator. Arista 100.
The rocket system used several cooling methods, once of which included an evaporation pond, pictured here.
Summertime is when Duluth goes to the lakeside to listen to music, visit traveling fairs, and talk to neighbors about the smell of the lake. As seen from the castle walls.
This part of the workhouse was sheathed in fiberglass, but now you can see its insides from a mile away.
Was the last job of this hook to lift the remaining equipment out of the hoist hall? The control boards, giant electric motors and transformers?
The mill is one of the tallest buildings in the city. It’s too bad that the cupola with its big skylights and flagpole were removed.
“Against the blue sky, its rusting central silos look like rising smoke meeting the last minutes of a sunset. These give way to a corrugated night sky of blue gray, punched-through with staggered four-pane windows, all glassless.”
Bells are highly symbolic, being used from everything from calling worshipers in the morning to exorcising demons at night.