The flour mill’s interior is really just a system of steel and rubber tubes that crush flour over and over in the gap. This mill was never run off of water power directly, but it used to generate power using the river.
The vibrant colors clashed with the silent hotel.
The workshop sat below the main working floor and had serious power going to it.
The floor IS the machine…
On the desk of an optometrist’s office.
2005. Flavored beers are still popular. The flavor concentrates were stored in this bank of fridges.
A wrecked pressure gauge and employee time cards.
In the corner of the foundry, this lunchroom was literally collapsing under one small leak in the roof. Tile by tile the water ate away the ceiling. Note the clock.