A truck loading dock for raw materials. Looking at the concrete, you can sort of tell where the rails used to run.
Checking out the neighbors. Shot on a the legendary Pentax 67.
The third floor corridor is not so welcoming, as it requires visitors to walk along the support breams without the luxury of a floor. I didn’t mind, but I can’t see the family with young children that was also exploring Noisy doing the same.
For some time, Purina ran a feed service out of the elevator. Inside and outside were signs of its past presence.
The offices for the Five Roses elevator have long been boarded. To the left you can see the Manitoba Pool Elevator slogan, “Service at Cost”, meaning they would not make profit off farmers and dues.
Robotic pincers to move molten rods of glass between machines.
In this section of the Men’s Ward, sealed by brick from lower floors, the room doors had messages painted in their inside–some motivational, some not. I would be interested to hear if anyone knows the backstory of this section. Lighting is natural; it was just after sunset.
The elevator tower seems to have been built with expansion of the dock in mind.