When the bank burned, it was demolished except for the vault, which sits behind the depot.
The original metal sign over the porticos.
On the outside of the steel silos and headhouse is a riveted bulge that does not look like the silos. Inside is this elevator, a rudimentary (read: dangerous) and old (read: dangerous) freight elevator.
The control room for Manitoba Pool Elevator #3 was the most modern of any I saw in Thunder Bay. Apparently, 25 men were working on the day this elevator shut down.
I love that the administration building–almost 100 years old now–still carries the original name.
A close-up look at the distressed, but beautiful, staircase in the brewhouse.
Spare blankets still sit in the bottom of the dresser drawer.