Drinking Fountain A wonderful porcelain drinking fountain on the first floor. Note how it’s wrapped. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: spools, water-fountains... There were bins with hundreds of spools in them in the basement. A simple porcelain fountain in the original brewhouse. The water fountain, no doubt, is not original. We know what the ladies’ favorite treats were! Found holding parts on a repair cart. I wonder when fluorescent lighting was added. A guard to keep sawdust from the water fountain. These wide spools sit atop the abandoned tracks that lead to the train shed, which was later repurposed into a truck shed. Note the large belt pulley in the center of the frame. Follow the axel it’s on and you’ll see several belts still attached to the drive, which was originally steam-driven. I really like the porcelain guides for the silk threads, probably used because they could be polished for perfect, persistent, smoothness. The note on the left announces that the spindles in the crates are dirty.