A truck loading dock for raw materials. Looking at the concrete, you can sort of tell where the rails used to run.
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.
Little crosses on the side of the church, near a broken window.
The Wheeler Rec Center was very nice and included gymnasiums and a pool.
The Western Elevator’s old moniker looks over Fort William (the neighborhood). Snow falls over Mount McKay in the background. This elevator is still active… the only active elevator in Fort William proper.
“This way,” then, “No, that way!”
A hydraulic ‘bridge’ couple lower onto the tracks to bring mine cars into the shaft house, presumably for repair. I haven’t found this system anywhere else, but it makes a lot of sense.
HN. Brick Graffiti Series.
The back side of the hotel is plain, but for a fire escape.