Taken several years before the tornado story when the weather, and the condition of the buildings, were nice.
Between two brick buildings is a metal one with many windows set into it. Having been in many mills of similar design, I conjecture that this was the milling building, where machines ground the corn before it was boiled.
The back side of the hotel is plain, but for a fire escape.
A quick shot with a Voigtlander 15mm f/4.5 (V1-M Mount). Possibly my favorite lens. Birds love these postindustrial ruins, and they hated me exploring and photographing them.
One of the old cooperage buildings is largely unchanged from when it was built. The raised section of the building houses a crane.
Peering into a remote office at Manitoba Wheat Pool #3. Someone left their to-do list behind.
The main buildings were mostly interconnected and in good condition. The dry air helps to preserve the wooden structures.
The dredge is divided into four levels. The top level has controls for the tailings boom and, when it was there, the bucket excavator.
Judging by the bed, this room was used by employees in its later years.