Sawdust is the most classic of insulation materials.
Spring melt flows down the rusty rock house. In the background is the frame for the shaft.
Connecting the Administration Building to the wards fanning out. Historical photos show cots lining this hallway when the hospital was severely overcrowded. Lit by lightning outside the grounds during a huge thunderstorm.
The largest extant structure when I visited.
The control room for Manitoba Pool Elevator #3 was the most modern of any I saw in Thunder Bay. Apparently, 25 men were working on the day this elevator shut down.
The crane on Dock 2, as seen from Dock 4 right after sunset. Notice the old light tower is warped.
I love this original brick archway, near the narrow gauge shop. Gorgeous!
Leather shoes in a supply closet. They seem to me men’s shoes.
One level below where the cotton was nitrated, the fumes must have been powerful. This floor had several massive ventilation fans in its walls.