A defunct UGG elevator in Killarney, not far from where the Harrisons (of Holmfield, MB and Harrison Milling) once operated a small elevator. Medium Format.
This photo illustrates how vertical the complex is.
When it was convenient, the sugar company would pull equipment, even pipes, from one mill for another.
A white star marks the landing between the Keeper’s Quarters (Second Floor) and the radiobeacon and furnace rooms (First Floor).
After crushing, these machines would float lighter material to the surface of the water, where it would be skimmed and discarded. Gold and silver laden stone would sink to the bottom, where it was collected for the next stage of processing. Leica/Summilux 35/Ektar 100
To get more light into the wards, the building was narrow and had angular rooms, often staff space, perpendicular to the main hallway.
Even without the kettles the Hamm’s brewhouse is beautifully lit, ornamented architecturally and begging for photographers to remember it.
Gloves hang in the basement of the former quality assurance labs.
This sawtooth roof collapsed months later under the weight of an early snow.