Category: Time Capsule

Sweating to the Moldies

ontario time capsule house filled with mold

This house is located in rural Ontario just outside of a large city. It’s one of those properties that creates more questions than answers for the curious explorer. In particular, I could find very little information on the last residents and no information on a woman’s passport found in a purse.Eight of the 20 acres…

Gravenhurst Time Capsule Cottage

gravenhurst cottage time capsule

This appears to have been a seasonally used property many years ago. The front floor has caved in indicating that the place has likely been vacant for quite some time. Upstairs you’ll find a collection of children’s stuffed animals and books, as well as a crib. The twin beds are made up with quilted bedspreads….

XXX Files House

adult time capsule house

This house was found on the top of a hill in Clearview Township. There are barns and old vehicles on the property. At one time it might have been a nice time capsule, but with all things abandoned, people have been here and tossed items looking for valuables.Inside the house are Victorian furniture pieces, VHS…

The Polish Soldier’s Time Capsule House

Polish Soldier Time Capsule House

This house is the kind of house that I’ll drive hours to explore. You could easily spend hours here, pouring over the contents left behind. I’m naming this location, the “Polish Soldier’s House” and this is the back story. To keep undesirable people from finding the house, names aren’t being disclosed nor are the full…

The Good Old Days

The Good Old Days Time Capsule House Ontario

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

arne fredericksen house

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

Norm Elder Cottage Abandoned Muskoka

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

abandoned ontario cuckoo clock time 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

abandoned bed and breakfast time capsule

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

time capsule house of dolls

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…