A primitive intercom system connected the various wards to their respective nurse’s stations. They looked hand-made and likely originated, in part, in the FFSH carpentry shop. They were often placed high, like this one, to be out of patient reach.
The rear of engine bay 13… according to the heavily faded sign.
On the dark side of the workhouse at sunset, you can almost see where the walls used to be. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6.
A closeup of a flour chute.
The scale of the grain hoppers helps tell the story of how large Hamm’s was in its day.
Below Dock 2 is a set of fire pumps.
Jars like these were used to measure the volume of fluid pumped out of TB patients’ lungs.
Looking north from the east portal of the tunnel… a beautiful place. Wilderness. Mamiya 6/Portra 160
When the factory’s production line was up for auction, many parts were removed, crated and labeled with big painted numbers to ease their removal by buyers. Not everything sold, however, so not one dark corner of the factory seems without a pile of dislocated industrial junk.
Where workers’ pay would be doled out and collected.