Windows into the past [Explored 7/11/2018]

Windows into the past [Explored 7/11/2018]

Carbide Willson ruins – Happy Window Wednesday!

“Carbide” ruins, Gatineau Park, Chelsea, QC.

“Thomas Leopold Willson (1860–1915) was an inquisitive, adaptable, Canadian inventor. He experimented with a range of industrial and chemical processes, including a lighting system that failed to find a market and electro-thermal reductions of metallic oxides, which …