The Western Elevator’s old moniker looks over Fort William (the neighborhood). Snow falls over Mount McKay in the background. This elevator is still active… the only active elevator in Fort William proper.
A 16-minute exposure from the roof of an abandoned building shows the aurora borealis and streaking stars.
Elevator B, used by a local farmer, stands behind an old farm truck at the edge of town.
The shed in the front was full of worker supplies–namely goggles and heavy leather gloves. Molten copper isn’t a friendly thing to handle.
Past the underground repair shop is this cliffside adit.
A social club/restaurant that was likely the place to be late at night.
Looking from the shaft room into the room where an electric hoist would be.
Chester Creek takes many such sliding dives where it empties into Lake Superior.
An alarm panel in the powerpplant, now demolished.