Workhouse I On the dark side of the workhouse at sunset, you can almost see where the walls used to be. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6. Similar Images ...based on the tags: 120-film, clouds, film, rusty, silos, squares, towers... Gopher Ordnance Works, aka the U-Lands, is a landscape where roots and boughs break apart concrete and steel. The original metal sign over the porticos. When the ship loaders were added, a doorway was cut through the metal silo to make a room for the grain handling equipment. Note the dust sensor in the corner of the torch-cut archway. A long exposure under the trestle-like approach to the dock, under which trains still pass regularly. One of the last times I saw the skyway standing. ADM’s Meal Elevator is in the distance. 2005. Looking across the Mississippi from a park the night after the first snow. The back of the neon sign before it was converted to LED lighting. The image is mirrored so it can be read. This is the crane that would be used to lower extra-heavy bits of copper ore into the fire of the furnace. The great stenciled number on this chute caught my eye.