Frontenac Rock House This rockhouse was added below the shaft to load Gilpin Tram cars. Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, collapsing, headframes, rotten, wooden... I like to think of this as a giant straw, through which the factory is slowly draining the earth, leaving nothing but reinforced concrete below… Not a part of the Foundry, but the Enclosed Body Building. The rebar welded over the windows and the rust patterns with the lighting makes this geometric photos one of my favorites from the year. Someone’s abandoned to-do list. From left to right: shaft building, headframe, rock house, hoist house. Looking across the ruined skyway that connects the two elevators. I wanted to walk across it, but my exploring parter held me back. What you see is not a crack in the floor, but a long vine extending ten feet onto the shop floor, as if reaching in to escape the wind and rain. A burned and rusted control panel in the corner of the new hoist room. The floor in this building (now demolished) was very rotten. This picture was taken through a window from very firm ground. The main rail artery for Thunder Bay passes Ogilvie’s.