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.
The belts on these mills have long ben missing.
This corner of the building was the coal room, used to feed the two big boilers inside. The steam equipment has been replaced with electric, so this section may not have changed much in the past decades.
A decaying door of the Medical Director for the unit. Because this is from one of the outbuildings and not Administration, I doubt that this was the Medical Director of Norwich State Hospital’s office.
In the bottom of a creek, an antique children’s wheelchair is buried in grass, where someone threw it. Wooden leg braces suggest this dates to the 1950s.
Some sort of materials handling building, judging by the construction.
Steam pipes snake up the walls like vines, but with asbestos.
The substation has definite structural issues. Pictured is the sidewalk that connected the plant to the company housing.
This “pit” would allow workers to crawl below locomotives to service them.