A series of interconnected offices that look like they hadn’t been painted in 40 years.
Peeling paint reveals the room numbers of the past.
There big filters helped the mill sort through the flour, for additional milling, for example.
After crushing, these machines would float lighter material to the surface of the water, where it would be skimmed and discarded. Gold and silver laden stone would sink to the bottom, where it was collected for the next stage of processing. Leica/Summilux 35/Ektar 100
Colors of the boiler room.
The layout and design of the buildings reminded me strongly of a brewery or distillery. To the right you can see some of the retrofits by the first lumber company to buy the buildings, in the 1970s.
The copula where molten metal would pour is on the left. It seems the whole floor was covered in ash in front of it.
Frontenac’s shaft house is well preserved, compared to all other around it. Leica/Summilux 35/Ektar 100
The winch that hauled the sea leg, a decide to unload grain from waiting boats and barges.