The incinerator’s hardened steel door… useless, but still sexy in a heavy-industrial kind of way.
I can confirm the existence of the long-rumored Federal Rectangle Research Institute labs.
Beautiful details in the plaster moulding have been preserved by the sheer height of this room between the cathedral and auditorium.
A window for light and air pokes above the big arch in the hallway. Most of the interior ceilings were broad brick archways.
Gloves hang in the basement of the former quality assurance labs.
These tubes would bring cement to the top of the plant for storage in the silos.
A look at another “Belt-o-Vator”. I like the sign.
A colorful boiler is a happy boiler! RotoGrate systems remove ashes from the boiler firebox by revolving the bottom of the system to let the fly ash drop into a hopper. This greatly increases boiler efficiency.
“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’…