Silo 5 Montreal – Abandoned Silo

Silo 5 Montreal – Abandoned Silo
Hi photographers and urban explorers, Here are some pictures of the abandoned silo #5 in Montreal. One of the biggest abandoned building in the city. A massive building for the movement of grain, Silo No. 5, with its 206 silos in three different structures, measures almost a half a kilometre long, along the entire length of the Pointe-du-Moulin, and reaches up to a height of 66.4 metres. Composed by three distinct parts linked together by aerial galleries, the Silo No. …

The Canadian Malting Plant – Part 2

The Canadian Malting Plant – Part 2
Hi photographers and urban explorers! Here is the second part of the Canadian Malting Plant (Part 2), when we went for a second time to this abandoned factory, my friend Jarold and I. As it was raining the day before, we had to empty, with rusty paint pots, a hole full of water, to be able to crawl under a sealed portal. Our friend Stephane joined us later during the day. This time, this exploration brought us up to the …

The Canadian Malting Plant – Part 1

The Canadian Malting Plant – Part 1
Hi photographers and urban explorers! My friend Jarold Dumouchel and I went to explore, couple of months ago, the Canadian Malting Plant, in Montreal. We took few shots of this abandoned building. Built in the early twentieth century, the former Canada Malting plant has a dozen of silos, 37 meters high. The oldest was built in 1905. The factory was closed in the 80s. The building is unique as its ceramic silos, one of the last two copies in North …