When the building switched souls from booze to bread, these contraptions were mounted across the brewhouse floors… they’re not for hops, either.
Hand painted fire extinguisher notices and a long room which I strongly suspect was a pattern cutting room.
Under the monster and its teeth.
The wrought iron staircase for what was the Consumer’s Brewery Brew House, as indicated by very fine cast landings with the company logo. The staircase is in bad condition; someone had run a forklift or something similar into the bottom in addition to copious vandalism and water damage. Holes in the floor, like in the upper-right corner indicate where stainless steel kettles used to be before they were scrapped.
The boiler doors are beautiful, and feature the name of the smelter and mine company. If you like these, check my article on the Mitchell Yards of Hibbing, MN.
“The fresh snow mixed indistinguishably from the ashes of the half-demolished power plant.”
Looking across the catwalk attache to the elevated control room, in charge of the train dumping part of the operation.
A view of the government presses, with pages of law across the floor covered in footprints.
Looking through the old brewhouse toward the Keg Wash House.