The steel sea leg is so heavy it requires a huge counterweight that travels the height of the elevator.
Scrawls on the side of the beams of the ‘Pipe Shop;.
It is unclear whether this area was for coal dumping or ore dumping, though the huge dents in the steel plating suggests the latter.
Aaron by the concentrator.
Taken from under the headframe.
2008. Harris Machinery as seen from the roof of ADM-Delmar Elevator #4.
Looking up the Dominion Elevator’s tower. I especially like this picture because it shows how so much of the electrical conduits wound round through the mostly hollow space.
Grain is taken from the bottom of the silos through a conveyor in a tunnel. These blowers keep the air in the tunnel fresh.
One of the cupola air intakes, rattled loose by the demolition downstairs, hangs stranded on the second floor. You can see that the floor I’m standing on in this picture used to extend all the way to the right wall. The blue paint on the wall made the climb absolutely worth it.