Most of the gauges on the control panels were broken.
It was obvious which parts of the hospital were the newest, by their relative utter self destruction. It’s comforting to the Cubical Dwellers, I think, to know that as soon as the power and plumbing are disconnected that all hell will break loose and dismantle their suspended ceilings, drywall boxes and fluorescent suns in no time at all.
For some time, Purina ran a feed service out of the elevator. Inside and outside were signs of its past presence.
I’ll remember the neon glow fondly.
A long exposure under the trestle-like approach to the dock, under which trains still pass regularly.
This elevator was built in 1922 and was used until the passing rails were removed in the mid-1970s.
Harris Machinery rests under snow on the left. Two explorers enjoy the view.
A clicky-flippy clock is having some kind of malfunction.
A decaying door of the Medical Director for the unit. Because this is from one of the outbuildings and not Administration, I doubt that this was the Medical Director of Norwich State Hospital’s office.