Looking up the hill from the rooftop of the Temple Opera Block. The downtown casino (left) looks far closer to its original use as a Sears Roebuck department store than it does today. Behind it is the blighted Carter Hotel, one of many abandoned buildings near the former Orpheum.
A new loading shed to fill train cars.
A sign hanging near the shop office.
Looking past the Osborn along the side of the Hughitt Slip, where there have always been grain elevators for more than 100 years.
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A porcelain basin in the locker room is detached, but shows excellent patina. I hope when the machine shop is repurposed that this can be saved.
These pools looked into the cribbing below the concrete.
The pockmarked concrete sign of Substation #2 over the control room that faces the highway.
In the nurses’ dormitories, beds, couches and chairs still sit. It’s unclear whether these are remnants of the homeless shelter in the 80s or the actual nurses.