Ghost Signs on Consolidated D It’s a mystery to me why this elevator has a Gold Medal Flour ghost sign. You can read it along with its obsolete monikers today. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: chutes, ghost-signs, grimy, letters, silos... Looking out from my perch close to the Kam toward the Ogilvie head house. To the left is a newer concrete annex, probably built in the years it bore the name Saskatchewan Pool 8. The overgrown offices serve no one at this former Federal Elevator in Snowflake, MB. Looking out of the elevators. Canada Malting, Vitera A and Vitera B in the background. From Main Street, looking straight up at the A Mill, only the silence makes one think that nobody’s still inside, grinding grain into Pillsbury’s Best. The glow from the city is bright enough to read by. “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’… The left wall is stacked high with wooden crates holding spools. Tags hang on machines describing the last batch of silk the mill ever produced. Grimy windows and the other half of the complex trade interests and stares. Part of the 1917 mill that had a little bit of roof left over it–most of this building was open to the sky. The birds loved it, but everything metal was quickly becoming too unstable to walk on.