Flagpole The top of the grain handler of Ogilvie’s. The flagpole serves as a lightning rod. In fact, I would not be surprised if that was its primary purpose. Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, clouds, flagpoles, rooftops, vents... SWP4-A on the left and Viterra C on the right in a 90-degree panorama. There’s no way an explorer, much less a choir, could stand here now. Since this picture was taken the roof has collapsed onto the loft. “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’… Here, the concentrated gold (and silver, and zinc, I would guess) would be loaded into trucks bound for the smelter. A Kiva is an underground, or partly underground, chamber for ceremonies. 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. Sprays of water kept the muddy mixture flowing across the sluices, which filtered out gold particles from gravel and dirty. It seems like this pipe was made to return dust to the collector in the main workhouse from the annex. The huge snowfalls of 2011 brought new collapses across the buildings.