This is a 1956 furnace. It was used to forge wheels, casings, and parts for the axel shop.
A long exposure of the city glow illuminating the roof, highlighting the victorian and gothic influences on the brew house.
Dirty filters for some equipment hang, awaiting a purpose.
Asbestos rope isn’t something you can buy at Home Depot anymore, but it’s fire and heat resistant stuff; great for industrial work, like in a sugar mill.
A typical building from the expanded starch line.
A panorama of the Shipping/Receiving building on the northeast end of the block. In the old days this would be facing the ‘Dry Dock Hotel’, a boarding house owned by the company, presumably for the use of the men having their boats repaired here.
Furnace #6; its catwalk and tapway. Note the lever-operated gutter-blockers.