On first impression it might look like a funky mailbox, but trust me on this one; it’s a flour bolter chute. In flour milling, “bolting” means sifting the flour through successively smaller screens.
Calumet stands at the side of the Union Pacific railyard.
The mostly-empty distilling room is easy to spot from the outside because of the distinctive round window.
On the second floor of the kettle building where corn mash was boiled, holes where tanks once sat were everywhere.
A few from atop the steam gauges along the western wall. The turbines were scrapped quickly after the plant closed, it seemed.
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.
The meticulously tiled dry house shower floor–cracked by frost.
The tower of Dominion certainly dominates the elevator row.
While walking out I snapped this last shot of the sunset drenching the castle-top watertower (staying with the theme), right before the sun dipped below the hill across the stream from which the whiskey was distilled.