Two of the remaining four towers in the projects. Throughout our time there we saw and heard squatters inside and chose not to go in. What do you call a smart choice made in the midst of a dumb choice? There should be a word for that.
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.
One level below where the cotton was nitrated, the fumes must have been powerful. This floor had several massive ventilation fans in its walls.
Ava on an upper catwalk.
Where the workers would rest their feet and clean their plates.
Moss growing where the sunlight sneaks through the boarded windows.
This seems to be the space where upholstery patterns would be drafted. On the table were half-finished notes on a new design.
Looking at the rear of the mill, through dead vines and barbed wire.
A closeup of the pulleys atop Manitoba Pool #3 which once pulled conveyor belts full of grain across the cupola building as it was sorted into the silos below.