All posts tagged: abandoned

On the way to Rosetown

For eight years I have driven past this abandoned farm-yard off Highway 4, as I was making my way from northern Alberta to southern Saskatchewan. Finally this summer I stopped in and photographed the place. As a sidebar, I have had these images printed into […]

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Octavius Simpson

I captured the images of Octavius Simpson’s abandoned home on a balmy summer evening.  This man known as Teavie, was born October 31, 1899 in Edinburgh, Scotland. He made his voyage to Canada in Spring 1921. In 1945, he purchased the  picturesque piece of land […]

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Louisville School

The Louisville school-house was erected in the middle of the school district, having been built in the center of a swamp.  As a result, a road was never built to access it.  This did not really matter as most people used horses and wagons as […]

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Barn North of Coppen

I took the series of shots making up this image about 20 minutes after first the blue skied photo of the same barn.  As I waited for the perfect moment, my husband and sister patiently endured the onslaught of mosquitoes (for some reason they did […]

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Abandoned in Rural Saskatchewan

There is something indescribable about abandoned buildings that captivate me. One day I would love to travel across our beautiful country to photograph these wonderful structures, that are part of bygone times, before they rot into oblivion. Click on the following link to view Abandoned […]

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Sooke Water Tower

I was finally able to get out at sunset to capture a few shots of this rusty water tower on Goodridge Peninsula in Sooke. It is  not perfect, as the wind was blowing. So,  the next calm evening, I will be armed with my camera […]

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