Note the really old carvings in the mineral-stained sandstone on the walls and ceiling. This little cave was walled-off on one end, making me wonder what the area was for. Lighting is a set of three candles and two LED flashlights and a cigarette.
The holes were for men to poke reluctant ore with long poles, with the hope that a lucky jab would let the load slide down into the boat below. Now they’re just traps.
A typical Chateau wall. Kodak Tri-X 400 in Leica M7.
I really liked the bulky pillars on this outer-ring cottage.
For reasons unknown, this building’s concrete was designed a little thinly. It reminds me of a Chicago, IL building constructed during WWI when concrete and steel were strictly rationed and many buildings went up with insufficient superstructures. I do not have a build date for this one yet.
Office manners dictate that one must tip their file drawer back upright once it is knocked through the wall.
The cold air collided with the sun-warmed water on the floor, filling the ground floor of the Keg House with thick fog…
A view of the hallway outside of the auditorium.
A 1960s style TV set in a sun room at the back of the poor house. The concrete room survived the roof collapse and was full of rotten children’s books and toys. Perhaps it was where donations were sorted, or perhaps it was a nursery/orphanage area.