In case power was lost, this manual signal could direct trains on and off the taconite trestle. Turning the pole would change the color of the light on top and the shape of the metal flags.
The many levels of catwalks make for a place where you can look from the ground floor to the roof, about 4 stories up.
Latin; to grow. Root of the English word ‘surge’.
The woman in the wall has the bed; is pulling it in; is holding you down…
Kat dancing down the trestle, which is one of the highest in the state, standing about 100 feet over the road. Mamiya 6/Portra 160
Some warnings on the older battery which was visibly older than its eastern counterpart. This set of batteries had no railing between the side of the ovens and a long drop onto railroad tracks… I like this picture because it shows the effects of the heat and corrosive gasses on the area around the ovens.
Iron becoming dirt becoming birches.
A staircase threads between the top floor and the sluices, which are in the middle of the dredge-mill.