Old Orphanage It would be a shame if this building is not preserved. Word is (as of 2015) that construction may start on this section soon. Similar Images ...based on the tags: archways, clouds, houses, panoramas, staircases, trees... Construction in 2014 reveals a lost stone sign. Behind the grand staircase is this beautifully preserved hallway with medieval-style arches and vivid paint. Looking out at the town water tower (which I love) from the sugar mill (which I also love). Glazed-brick walls catch the reflections of half an arch, backlighting the cool curving staircase. It’s all custom, baby. 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. The office stairs. Part of Herb’s morning walk. A street side exposure of the original 1914 section of the orphanage. Turned into black and white to deemphasize all the graffiti across the front steps. Most of the control panels were faceless. No doubt, they were parted out to keep other sugar mills alive. A long exposure under the trestle-like approach to the dock, under which trains still pass regularly.