The nurse’s station on this floor, a ward still in its original design, featured a half-door where patients could get their medicine. Portra 160.
The pits have long since been filled so the roundhouse could be used for storage.
My favorite time to be in the brewery was sunrise. That’s the kind of light that made the brewhouse glow.
Fire doors separate the buildings.
The mark of a long producing mine is these racks of thousands of core samples, stored next to the capped mine shaft.
Looking out from what little remains of the second floor at the poor house, which was in terrible condition. No roof and no floors. Soon to be ruins.
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.
Note the wood and rubber wheels on this powder cart.
In this section of the Men’s Ward, sealed by brick from lower floors, the room doors had messages painted in their inside–some motivational, some not. I would be interested to hear if anyone knows the backstory of this section. Lighting is natural; it was just after sunset.