Even without the kettles the Hamm’s brewhouse is beautifully lit, ornamented architecturally and begging for photographers to remember it.
Spare parts ready for this building’s reactivation.
A series of interconnected offices that look like they hadn’t been painted in 40 years.
Happy mine bacteria ‘chews’ away at one of the narrow gauge rail ties still embedded in the sand floor. The orange color is not a mistake of mine; it is the result of different minerals leeching into the water table and draining into the mine. Keep in mind that, about 100 feet above, is the Ford plant itself!
I wonder if these windows were bricked after the 1950 explosion with the hopes that, if another silos blew, the people in this office would be better protected.
The factory’s first aid room and laboratory. Sure makes me wonder how safe the lab was!
Looking down at the Port Arthur Ore Dock from Manitoba Pool Elevator #3. The conveyor belts are gone and King Elevator is in the far distance.
David Aho pictured.
Looking into the tunnel system from below the Women’s Ward. The tunnels were used mostly by staff to move food and laundry.