The lower door is where the rocket exhaust would flow into the blast pit during initial launch. The upper doors would vent the rocket so the erector and other equipment in the building would not be (as) damaged.
Sunset came fast, and when the good light died inside the Industrial Loft, I walked around the back to find the whole complex glowing.
Coming to an inspirational poster near you… what should it read? ADVENTURE AWAITS? Don’t hang posters. Go outside.
It’s pretty unusual to find a fireplace like this in the midst of a factory.
Camera: Pentax 67.
This gives you a sense for what it looks like to stand on the roof of the main production building at sunset.
Note that the back of Stockhouse #4 is missing. A year later, Fermentation was on the ground too.
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.
This sign was important when trains ran the length of the elevator.