When the factory’s production line was up for auction, many parts were removed, crated and labeled with big painted numbers to ease their removal by buyers. Not everything sold, however, so not one dark corner of the factory seems without a pile of dislocated industrial junk.
The old men’s ward is an example of what the hospital resembled before part of the complex was modernized. Small rooms, light switches outside the door, small observation windows set into heavy wood. If you ask me, though, the tile work across the floors is the most spectacular.
A decaying door of the Medical Director for the unit. Because this is from one of the outbuildings and not Administration, I doubt that this was the Medical Director of Norwich State Hospital’s office.
Perhaps this office was for a film studio or music producer.
Candy jar molds, in the far corner of the paint shop.
Lessons from the day.
Park Insurance Agency is no longer in business, nor would you be able to dial that phone number.
The control room was used through the mid-1990s as the plant was used to stabilize the power grid.