The skylights with geared-to-open windows were massive and quite functional.
After crushing, these machines would float lighter material to the surface of the water, where it would be skimmed and discarded. Gold and silver laden stone would sink to the bottom, where it was collected for the next stage of processing. Leica/Summilux 35/Ektar 100
This is my favorite wallpaper in the whole hotel.
A skyway 100 feet above this office crumbled one day. This is what happened when those two met. High-impact love.
A circular common room in one of the original parts of the hospital. When the asylum was especially crowded, this would be filled with patient beds, too. It’s very strange that this floor was not tiled like the other common rooms. It makes me wonder if especially dangerous patients were kept in this ward; those who could not be trusted to not extract and sharpen the ceramic tiles. Portra 160.
Without proper pressure, the steering engine was ineffective.
This gives you a sense for what it looks like to stand on the roof of the main production building at sunset.
An exit from the concourse.
I don’t think we’re anywhere near maximum pressure anymore.