Temiscaming Power House

Power for the Town of Temiscaming, QC, was provided by this powerhouse on the banks of the Ottawa River. Water from Gordon Creek was delivered by a large pipe built of wood bound by metal straps. The water’s journey began well above the town, passing through here, spinning the turbines and ending in the Ottawa River.

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  1. John Minkowskyj

    Thanks for the historical background. Been at this site many times, photographing it by myself and others. Never knew the background story.

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