Fancy Trim This room’s trim was unlike the others. Perhaps it was for a live in supervisor. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: broken-windows, tables, windows... Much of the circa-1950s buildings remain with few alterations, such as these long boring sheet metal ruststicks. Paperwork litters the floors of the zinc mine offices. The layout and design of the buildings reminded me strongly of a brewery or distillery. To the right you can see some of the retrofits by the first lumber company to buy the buildings, in the 1970s. Beside the shaft building are two fans on skids, indicating they were used underground. The buildings were level with one another, so one could look through as many as a dozen factory floors from one window. Birch shadows on stone walls… have you been looking at my Christmas list? This wide skyway connected two of the inner factory buildings, where parts would have to be transported to keep the operation moving, which is why it is much wider than other bridges in the plant. When I looked out of the old mill, I couldn’t help but wonder what the hell was holding it all up. Looking down at the Port Arthur Ore Dock from Manitoba Pool Elevator #3. The conveyor belts are gone and King Elevator is in the far distance.