Looking into the half-demolished, half-dismantled conveyor for the sea leg.
This building was responsible for storing and drying the barrels. Compare right.
Pocket door and light switches in the upper control room, at the top of the spiral staircase.
Looking from the main shop into the boiler shop, one of three attached buildings that specialized in certain repairs. One thing that architectural photographers have to work with is an elongated “magic hour” with ideal shadowing and coloring–this photo is a result of that lighting.
Like a grave marker, a single post remembers where Dock 3 stood on the bay.
The top floor of the Chateau was the original surgical suite. Later, hydrotherapy took place here. When Nopeming was converted to a nursing home, it was a place where residents watched movies. Portra 400 on Voigtlander Bessa.
Old parts catalogs litter the floor. The office overlooks empty shelves. Graffiti glue peeling paint in place.
What you see is not a crack in the floor, but a long vine extending ten feet onto the shop floor, as if reaching in to escape the wind and rain.
The world’s biggest paper machine was installed here about a century before this photo was taken. The orange in the windows is the brick building across the street–the new part of the plant.