Birtle Residential School The front of the school overlooks the town of Birtle, Manitoba. It replaced a circa-1894 building which was a little farther down the hill. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: archways, boarded-windows, broken-windows, snow... As wind and currents moved the ice around between the ore docks, the sounds of crunching echoed through the otherwise quiet bar. The side of the maintenance shops, still home to several disassembled electric carts. The side stairs were worn smooth by use. Looking down Pommenicher Straße from Gaststätte Rosarius, the monstrous machine about to devour the town bites at the ground. The bricks routinely fell from the walls, like seeds falling from trees. On a smaller scale, new walls grew from the floors. The side of the administration building. Around the side was a sign instructing potential employees to return on set days and times. A misnomer that stuck. In its last years, the church had a congregation of only about 100. It opened with 1.700… A diesel crane and conveyor belt tripper are the major pieces of equipment that dominate the dock.