These pools looked into the cribbing below the concrete.
The basement of the asylum was a strange place. Take, this fireplace, for instance, in an otherwise barren room. Random cinderblock (left) has created a little room behind the fireplace. To round out the strangeness, a toilet was plumbed into the middle of the space. Note the stone foundations.
Instructional film strips on the floor of a second floor closer.
The former BESCO building in the last light of day.
The old crane swung on windier days over the Worthington Steam Pump. This is probably last used to disassemble the antique generators, which are all now gone.
Looking through the an access panel at the hoist room for Shaft No. 3. The cable had long ago been scrapped, along with the motors to drive the pulleys. I still admire the workmanship on the spool’s arching metal shell.
These copulas made the iron for casting.
Looking up at the LEMP malting plant elevator. Look at that BRICKWORK!
The power pulley that ran air compressors straight off of the steam plant’s axel.