Azure Tiles The altar is gone, but the tile work around it isn’t. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: dirty, tilework... In the Lime House, the sunset picked-up the last light of day to make this image. Lime is used in the beet sugar refinement process to reduce the acidity of the beet juice mixture. A long tunnel stretches toward the Mississippi. Was this the route Model Ts took on their way to waiting barges? Perhaps this office was for a film studio or music producer. The floor of this first floor bathroom, Men’s Ward, was unlike any other I remember in the hospital. Hand-laid tile, but the pattern made it seem even older than the rest of the hospital. Portra 160. The cupola–the space above the silos–is surprisingly original. The building was too unstable for anyone to scrap it out. Seriously, the floor is a deathtrap. 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. Cobbled walkways followed the assembly lines. The remains of the surgical suite. This is one of the modern nurse’s stations where the last inpatients lived in the mid-2000s. The windows are thick shatterproof plastic. I am unsure why the suspended ceiling is missing.