Birtle Showers Group showers in the basement. Most children lived here 10 months out of the year, though some remained year-round. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: peeling-paint, showers... This was a living space for the keepers during storms, when it was too dangerous to return to the houses on the point. A late look at the brewhouse, long after the stainless steel tanks were scrapped. A leftover swatch remembers the last fabric sewn here. The pipes in the boiler would be full of water, so the heat in the furnace. A little catwalk gives access to the most important gauges in the building. Behind them are huge vents and fans. I bet it got steamy in here. One of the only remaining pieces of equipment in the distilling room is this green control panel on a bridge suspended in the middle of it all. Shadows of the skylights form a backdrop for rust-welded machines. Chicago-made fire door. The end of one of the scrapped turbines. Judging by the aborted attempt at cutting it in half, the scrappers had some trouble with this one.