“Five Roses” was the brand of flour that Lake of the Woods marketed. Later, this became another Manitoba Pool elevator. Notice the “POO” up top? It’s missing the ‘L’…
This is the former air compressor house–one of them, at least–which turned steam power into air power to drive machinery across the production line.
Every floor of the main hospital buildings had its own bathrooms. They often make obvious the fact that these buildings were intentionally built as permanent structures. Even a century after they were built, and several decades of total neglect, they were in fabulous condition.
A crack in a window in a wall. What’s this doing here?
A typical room in the barracks, reinforced from mortars and light shelling, possibly.
Watching the comings and goings of doctors, nurses and new patients was a mainstay of asylum routine; one can find it easy to imagine pale faces pressed against the block glass windows, staring out at the world moving past them.
She’s a charmer.
Glowing observation windows–and someone forgot to lock a patient’s door…