Category: Time Capsule

The Good Old Days

This house is located in Middlesex County along a busy highway. Someone appears to be using it for storing personal items outside as a boat comes and goes. The caldendar inside shows 1986 which makes this property aver three decades vacant.The highlight are the assorted vintage television sets as well as some clothing hanging in…


Arne’s Farm House in Aurora, Ontario

This house was located in Aurora, Ontario. It was built around 1960. It last owner was a man named Arne Fredericksen. Arne bred racing horses and founded two other farms in Ontario which are active to this day.Arne was born in 1924 and passed away in 1998. The house was left as un untouched time…


Norm Elder’s Cottage

The Norm Elder cottage was an amazing collection of buildings that housed artifacts collected by a Toronto resident named Norm Elder. Norman Sam Elder was born on August 12, 1939. He could be described as being eccentric – an explorer, exotic animal owner, writer, artist, and an Olympic equestrian all in one.Norm operated the Norman…


Cuckoo Clock Capsule House

A rural farm house set back from the road with old vehicles in the driveway. At first glance, you might think that someone’s home but as you venture closer you see that the vehicles don’t have recent plates.This was a very intact time capsule house which has since been cleaned out. At the time of…


Time Capsule Bed and Breakfast House

The adventure begins at 3 AM, when I rose out of bed after just a few short hours of sleep. I was intent on arriving at this time capsule house before the sun had risen, because I expected difficulties in finding a way inside. I arrived at my destination shortly after 6 AM and parked…


Time Capsule House of Antique Dolls in Ontario

This property is located along a back road. The house is very much a time capsule house, in that everything is left as it would have been when someone was living there. There’s some water damage to the roof and some items have been tossed about but the damage is minimal.The power still works, which…


Thames Centre Time Capsule

This house was simply wonderful to explore. The first thing you notice when you approach the house, is the smell. It stinks of rotting garbage outside. Inside the house, the air is easier to breathe. There’s an accumulation of black mold however, starting to grow in the rear kitchen area.The kitchen is filled with canned…


Time Capsule House of Antique Singer Sewing Machines

This house is situated up a long driveway and is out of view from the road. The land is used for farming purposes but the house itself has remained untouched for many years. I’m going to suggest that it was a seasonally used property rather than a home.The last few years have seen the ceiling…


Absent Manor Time Capsule in Ontario

Located along a quiet rural road sits this gorgeous time capsule farm house. You wouldn’t know that there’s anything of interest inside, and would probably pass it by if you saw it along the side of the road. Inside is a completely untouched rural home with working electricity, and quilts on the made up beds….


Mother in the Eyes of Time

This house was originally found by an explorer named Ground State.A woman named Madelyn Williamson lived in this house where she raised five children. Madelyn’s husband William, passed away in 1982. Since that time Madelyn remained in the house along with one of her adult sons (I believe he was named James).At the time the…