Looking Out A Window at the Starch Works The layout and design of the buildings reminded me strongly of a brewery or distillery. To the right you can see some of the retrofits by the first lumber company to buy the buildings, in the 1970s. Similar Images ...based on the tags: clouds, dirt-roads, funnels, shadows, snow, vignettes, windows... The hospital is so self art deco that it seems like a film set! The iconic outline of a prairie sentinel. Quintessential rural industrial architecture. In a protected wing of a launcher are these empty server racks where guidance and control computers were stored. An interesting crane in the back of the machine shop. It seems very light duty, so I am not certain what it was used for. Looking at Carrie from the place where the molten steel would be cast A morning breeze pushes the last ice from the lake against Wisconsin Point. “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’… This building was 99 years old when it was demolished for the coal mine. Looking through the old brewhouse toward the Keg Wash House.