1917 Mill The oldest part of this mill had a wooden roof that rotted away long ago. Slowly, rust is dulling the edge on every cog left behind. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, cables, gears, grimy, hoses, rusty, valves... Below the historic National Guard Armory. A corner of the addition is lined with glass cabinets, formerly filled with beds. I love these heavy rolling doors in the old tobacco processing building. The rust garden’s brick centerpiece contrasts the muted winter Kentucky palette. This might have been part of the Pioneer Pellet Plant. It looks to be a ball mill, which pulverizes ore by spinning it with thousands of ball bearings. In the basement were all the valves to control the flow of municipal steam through the building. This hasty hand letting was beside one such valve, near a carved brick with a name and ‘1934’ under it. The power plant of the Old Crow distillery was mostly original. I didn’t have a tripod, so I had to balance my camera on the equipment there. In the Lime House, the sunset picked-up the last light of day to make this image. Lime is used in the beet sugar refinement process to reduce the acidity of the beet juice mixture.