In the Scottish Highlands and Islands stories abound of the dreaded Clearances and many abandoned crofts, farms and cottages dot the mysterious landscape.
Exploration: Urban, Rural and Industrial
Exploring abandoned, ruined and derelict locations in urban, rural and industrial places. http://wreckyratbird.com
Curated by Laura Brown
The remaining walls and structure of Elora's old factories along the Grand River - the Walser Building and Little Folks Furniture Factory - retain the character of Elora's 19th century industrial era and will be incorporated into a future development. Across the Grand River are the Elora Mill and other beautiful restored limestone buildings from Elora's industrial era as a mill town, restored in the 1970s and housing an inn and unique boutiques and galleries. The picturesque Grand River which flows tranquilly through this part of the village rushes down the Elora Falls beside the mill into the spectacular Elora Gorge.
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