Erindale Hydro Tunnel/Dam

User elkiman
Date Feb 08 2016
Recent status Abandoned
Category Foundations
City Mississauga, Ontario
Location # 9418
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The old dam.

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The old dam.

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The old dam.

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The old dam.

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The old dam as seen on the other side of the river.

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The Hydro tunnel structure as seen through the fence that encloses it.

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The best shot I could get with the flash on my little camera.

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Everything was wet and the tunnel surface was filled with water, so I thought, why not shoot a fireball into it to illuminate a little deeper? The tunnel is completely buried on the other side, so there was no chance of hitting a person or wildlife. I really wouldn't recommend trying this, especiall

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The Hydro plant on the other side of the tunnel is long gone and the tunnel is obviously buried on this side. I did however find this small foundation at the section of the river the Hydro plant would have existed on. It may not be part of the plant, but it existed on the same property at the same t

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The Hydro plant on the other side of the tunnel is long gone and the tunnel is obviously buried on this side. I did however find this small foundation at the section of the river the Hydro plant would have existed on. It may not be part of the plant, but it existed on the same property at the same t