Grain Sorter At the top of the elevator was a distribution room to direct the grain onto conveyor belts below. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: chutes, pillars, squares... When it became “Hyde Park Hospital”, this portico was added onto the front. Every timber pillar was numbered for maintenance purposes. This part of the roundhouse was being brought down by rain and gravity. What looks to be a skip for repairing the dock, in the concrete steeple. Like a grave marker, a single post remembers where Dock 3 stood on the bay. On top of the light hoop, 160-feet up, a ship comes into port, ready to load-up. If you look really close, you can see my shadow cast on the dock below, courtesy of the full moon. The scale of the grain hoppers helps tell the story of how large Hamm’s was in its day. The spiral staircase ends in the basement, where two oil tanks (for the lantern) and a freshwater tank (for the Keeper) were stored. The basement consists of two long arched vaults like this.