The city constructed a wall in the early 2000s to discourage visitors. Note the staircase is cut off, too.
Part of the Pillsbury tunnel that brought water back to the Mississippi River.
The parking lot is in better condition than most of the complex. The left building is the lab.
A broken window looking through the First Aid Room and into the Control Room in charge of directing grain into ships. You can see one of the large conveyors on the right, clad in green. Chutes and staircases intertwine seemingly randomly through the big empty spaces.
A control panel that was mothballed, anticipating a time when the plant may be reactivated.
This picture typifies the industrial ideal of the early 20th century. More metal than air. More efficiency than beauty. More profits than people.
I love when moss grows indoors… one of the little pleasures of exploring abandonments.
You can almost make out the concrete chute through the open window. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6.