Dust explosions were a real risk for grain mills. These funnels helped to filter the air in the mill.
This section of the production floor was constantly dripping. Someone had laid down giant plastic sheeting to attempt to protect the lower floors, but it hasn’t worked.
Every floor of the main hospital buildings had its own bathrooms. They often make obvious the fact that these buildings were intentionally built as permanent structures. Even a century after they were built, and several decades of total neglect, they were in fabulous condition.
Looking past the hoist room (left) toward Shaft No. 1, behind the concrete head frame built in the late 1940s. This shaft could haul equipment from ground level (below) to shop level, where the picture was taken.
Above the offices is this little section of factory that still has strips of wood flooring. This may be where the upholstery was cut.
The conveyor between the shore and Dock 2. Note the gap in the aerial walkway that used to connect Dock 4 to the rest of the complex.
Looking up from the industrial courtyard.
The Sun Rooms, or Common Rooms, reminded me of the Panopitcon turned inside-out.