I love when moss grows indoors… one of the little pleasures of exploring abandonments.
This picture gives you the idea of how the boat-loading control rooms are set up; they lean over the dock and Lake Superior to be able to see down into the holds of the boats… important, considering how quickly it loaded the boats! An uneven load could put stress on the hull of a laker, increasing the risk it will break and sink.
A caustic tank in one of the unremodeled brewhouse backrooms.
The head distiller could walk out of their office to this balcony and overlook the whole fermentation process in a glance.
Looking toward Mitchell from its last building.
These pools looked into the cribbing below the concrete.
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.
This is a typical view of the factory; most of it was long hallways flanked by piles of equipment and access points to maintain them.
If there was a problem with the conveyor belt, the grain would go out these chutes.