The top floor of the Chateau was the original surgical suite. Later, hydrotherapy took place here. When Nopeming was converted to a nursing home, it was a place where residents watched movies. Portra 400 on Voigtlander Bessa.
The Tilston School,built in the late 1960s. In front of it is a memorial and model to the first schoolhouse. This building, however, has been turned into a kind of town dump. The classrooms are filled with mattresses and discarded tires and trash.
It’s pretty unusual to find a fireplace like this in the midst of a factory.
When I moved from the roof back into the upper floors of the distillery, the plants growing out of the masonry caught my eye. It’s 60 feet up, but looks like it could be an old wall.
The stone chapel sits beside the main house and received a particularly heavy dose of gothic architectural touches.
At noon, the lower skylights around the shops glow yellow-green, thanks to the flora blooming on the roof above.
You can almost make out the concrete chute through the open window. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6.
Some of the doors had sliding plastic windows, but most of the older ward doors simply had these peep holes drilled through them. The inside was always marked and worn more than the outside.