The back of the castle is barely visible through the trees that have grown thick around the walls, making it look so much older.
Two of the remaining four towers in the projects. Throughout our time there we saw and heard squatters inside and chose not to go in. What do you call a smart choice made in the midst of a dumb choice? There should be a word for that.
The end of Dock 5 is warped and bent from a rail accident that left some ore cars swinging like a stringy wrecking ball into the end of the superstructure and accompanying stair. The stairs are still navigable, but it wasn’t recommended by the CN workers that were with me.
The gulls wait to eat the next load of spilled grain. Arista 100.
Identical warehouses seem a little newer than the rest of the plant. I suspect these were added in the mid-1950s for the Korean War, during which about 200 buildings were added to the complex.
Pillars among trees… those who inherit the earth will be so confused.
Lost words over the auditorium entrance.
From the street, it’s clear that almost every window and door had boards over it, but not every building had a roof. Silly priorities.
A chalkboard halfway to the headhouse is untouched since the mill closed. It still has the cheat sheets!