A firedoor dating to the original car barn is roped off, anticipating demolition.
The guard shack protecting the Nike launch pad.
Wide stairs between the ground, the mine shaft, and the dry house.
The corner of the original buildings still carry the Lemp logo!
I am not sure, but I think this section was a storehouse; it has two ramps that connect the rail yard outside and the blacksmith shop. On all of the historic doors that face that part of the yard, signs caution workers to look out for cars…
And I forget just why I taste / Oh yeah, I guess it makes me smile / I found it hard, it’s hard to find / Oh well, whatever, never mind (Nirvana, “Smells Like Teen Spirit”)
The machine shop today.
The back door into the old distillery building. Not castle-like at all, sadly.
From the highest roof of Ogvilvie’s, Thunder Bay looks like paradise.