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... 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 top floor of the apartment seemed so empty without the furniture that once adorned it. Instead, my eyes were drawn to the worn paths in the floor between the rooms. Tarpaper telling time- Wood wittling weather- Rust rot ruins. 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. Aluminum spools replaced their wooden counterparts, later in the factory’s history. This peak is a little over 7,000 feet high and is a popular hiking spot. As a bulky Minnesotan who is better built for an arctic expedition, I stuck to the mesa. A winding flue between the ovens for Furnace 6, capped with sketchy catwalks. A rooftop scene. The company headquarters. Abandoned last time I drove past it, though it is the classiest building in downtown South Bend.