The largest room was the diesel laboratories, which tested various devices and fuel additives to make it safer to mine underground with diesel trucks and other machinery, such as at White Pine Mine, Michigan.
Tunnels interconnected all of the complex, carrying power, steam, laundry and food throughout the hospital. This is a typical causeway that would have been very busy when the hospital was operating. In some places, signs still point to defunct areas of the hospital.
My favorite time to be in the brewery was sunrise. That’s the kind of light that made the brewhouse glow.
In the quality assurance labs there is a old safe.
Dominion was acquired by UGG, which designated the elevator ‘M’. Their offices still have safety signage.
An outfall for 43rd Avenue Creek. Let’s rename it Substreet Creek; isn’t that a better name?
The floor in this building (now demolished) was very rotten. This picture was taken through a window from very firm ground.
These stairs connected some small main-level offices with one of the main sewing rooms above. Because the roof on this building was strong, it was pretty well preserved–look at those colors. Through the open fire door on the left, though, you can see that the roof has given out.