The basement of the asylum was a strange place. Take, this fireplace, for instance, in an otherwise barren room. Random cinderblock (left) has created a little room behind the fireplace. To round out the strangeness, a toilet was plumbed into the middle of the space. Note the stone foundations.
One of the old cooperage buildings is largely unchanged from when it was built. The raised section of the building houses a crane.
Standing where the Standard Oil’s boiler used to sit; the coal room is on the right, and would have been filled from trackside.
If it wasn’t for the humming and crackling of the wires, I could believe I had arrived to a post apocalyptic landscape.
The first time I saw Buffalo Central Terminal was from a westbound Empire Builder. In the foreground you can see the rows of platforms.
One of the smallest of the many elevators in Thunder Bay, this little elevator held corn for the glucose and starch lines.
A great lakes freighter slowly passes SK Wheat Pool 4 with ‘The Sleeping Giant’ in the background. Arista 100.
Looking through Workhouse A from the top of a silo.
Here, the concentrated gold (and silver, and zinc, I would guess) would be loaded into trucks bound for the smelter.