Bayard Sugar Mill, as seen from the old power plant
The entry point for the painting shed on the top floor. Cars would have a few feet in between them before they entered. Separate sheds would prime and add color.
A machine to cast copper billets.
A wide view of the poor house. Look at the smokestack and elevator shaft, which show the former roofline.
A portrait of the second school of McConnell, built in 1937.
One of the three ovens where the powder would be heater to over 2000 degrees… hot enough to fuse iron, but not hot enough to liquify it.
Part of the grain dust venting system, dislodged from its place above the dumping hatches under the grain cribs.
Watching the comings and goings of doctors, nurses and new patients was a mainstay of asylum routine; one can find it easy to imagine pale faces pressed against the block glass windows, staring out at the world moving past them.
The left cave is the largest of the three, and shows the most evidence of expansion.