A mix of brick and stone construction where the stock house meets the cellars. The caves brought well water to the brewery and drained the refuse away, and the various sewer connections are visible here and tell the story of the company’s expansion above.
This is the crane that would be used to lower extra-heavy bits of copper ore into the fire of the furnace.
Pipes to channel nitrose (think nitro glycerine) infused acid through the building.
This seemed to be the newest building on the property.
A great lakes freighter slowly passes SK Wheat Pool 4 with ‘The Sleeping Giant’ in the background. Arista 100.
The metallic arms of the missile erector, which would stand rockets over the blast pit in the launch position. Medium Format film–cheap but excellent Fomapan 100 in a Pentax 67.
Looking at the casting floor from the roof. In the distance are the copulas where molten metal was poured.
From the highest roof of Ogvilvie’s, Thunder Bay looks like paradise.