I found a historical photo of this room showing 10-foot high machines with wires hanging by the mile from looms and schematic charts.
The main street of the ghost town is also the maintenance road for the BNSF line that bisects Colmor.
The second floor was hit by arson years ago, but it still carries the telltale features of its original design, specifically the woodwork below the roof.
My first night on Minneapolis’ Lighthouse–now an old picture and distant memory… I still remember the exhilaration and the view of the city off one edge of the roof and the Mississippi River over the other.
The Port Arthur elevator row, as seen from the edge of Fort William.
Between the gauges for the power plant boilers and the steam pump flywheels.
The sign room with glass letters, words, and numbers.
Looking at ADM-1 from beside ADM-4, back when ADM-4 had a train shed and ADM-1 had a skyway. In the thick woods beneath the skyway was a long time homeless camp… most of its residents were very friendly.