This is an example of the equipment that was originally manufactured at Barcol.
Peeling paint reveals the room numbers of the past.
Look both ways, people.
Before developers saw to cut and cut the flour mills inside Pillsbury, they stood at the ready beside various purposeful chutes the traversed the floors of between sorters. These machines were belt-driven by the power of Pillsbury’s Mississippi headraces and turbines, the force of which notoriously shook the building’s foundations themselves. The wheels would change the grade of the flour, or the size of the dust produced from crushing the kernels.
This building looked like some sort of office.
Much of the signage in the mill was hand-drawn.
The sign that greets visitors to the ghost town of Colmor. Nothing says ‘welcome’ like birdshot.
The women of the hospital made clothes for the other patients.