The bits with handles are the filters with screens of different sizes. Larger grain particles would be stopped at the top for further reduction via the mills, while the powder at the bottom would be run through another bolter–one of the refinement stages in flour production.
A common room with a big bay window that overlooked the main entrance of the hospital.
I like the fading stencil paint.
Part of an ongoing series on found American flags in shuttered factories.
Looking out of the brewhouse toward the river.
From Main Street, looking straight up at the A Mill, only the silence makes one think that nobody’s still inside, grinding grain into Pillsbury’s Best.
In the steam plant, steam pipes bundled in canvas and asbestos criss-cross the walls.
The chalkboard in the filtering plant reminds new visitors of the last day.