The top floor of the Chateau was the original surgical suite. Later, hydrotherapy took place here. When Nopeming was converted to a nursing home, it was a place where residents watched movies. Portra 400 on Voigtlander Bessa.
This building would store and maintain warheads. It was right next to the launch pad, but the two were separated by a high mound.
Sawdust is the most classic of insulation materials.
The Peavey logo, before it rusted off and the offices were demolished.
A stray cat at hunts mice along the elevator row at Inglis, MB. Film: Fuji FP100C.
This is a room where the actual explosive elements were mixed. In the event of an accident, this glass wall would give way before the concrete and thus direct the flames and shockwave away from the rest of the building. In other words, the glass is not just to get a lot of wonderful natural light into the building.
Ektar 100/Mamiya 6. Looking out the window a the foundations of the demolished company homes.
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.
The side of the Boissevain Manitoba Pool elevator has a mural showing the equipment and inside the structure! Film: Fuji FP100C.
Standing where the Standard Oil’s boiler used to sit; the coal room is on the right, and would have been filled from trackside.