There were a few large houses on the Old Crow property where employees would live. The glen had little housing.
Vines are finding their way into the roundhouse.
The license plate reads “Farm Truck”.
Why the door had to be moved over 2 1/2 feet will remain a mystery.
Water damage dissolved the ceiling into sludge. Pillars remain, as do the plastic light covers, now on the floor.
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 elevator tower seems to have been built with expansion of the dock in mind.
Like many mill-style buildings of the time, the Twohy’s loading doors (in this case, the delivery wagon doors) opened to an elevator shaft. This design cut down on loading time, as long as the elevator was operational. Of course, if it was otherwise occupied, there could be no traffic through the exterior doors!