The ghost town of Lauder, Manitoba. It’s seen better days, but I bet the TV reception on the flatlands is great.
When Nopeming was affiliated with local farms, it often slaughtered its own livestock. This is the part of the hospital where food would be prepped, below the stage in the Service Building.
Allouez had already suffered one major fire. It didn’t need another–especially under Dock 1’s wooden approach.
A poor panorama showing where the turntable used to be for the roundhouse.
This room on the top floor of one of the oldest buildings has seemingly not changed since it was adapted for employee use. Some sections of the hospital were adapted for staff to live in. Paying Patient Ward–where capable patients were separated from wards of the state.
An unshielded heaframe and single pulley.
For reasons unknown, this building’s concrete was designed a little thinly. It reminds me of a Chicago, IL building constructed during WWI when concrete and steel were strictly rationed and many buildings went up with insufficient superstructures. I do not have a build date for this one yet.
A morning breeze pushes the last ice from the lake against Wisconsin Point.
Depending on the position of the valve, flour could be routed from the filtering process back into a mill.