The third floor corridor is not so welcoming, as it requires visitors to walk along the support breams without the luxury of a floor. I didn’t mind, but I can’t see the family with young children that was also exploring Noisy doing the same.
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.
The machine shop today.
Portraits of great men.
Lessons from the day.
A stack of flawed casting molds, in the ready position next to where the cupolas sat when the plant closed.
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.
More than half a century of plans rot in the shadows, seemingly useless.
A side door for the shop area with ivy crawling toward it.