The Buttongun After Wilson Bros moved out, a furniture company moved in. Similar Images ...based on the tags: collapsing, dirty, machinery, sepia... Looking down Pommenicher Straße from Gaststätte Rosarius, the monstrous machine about to devour the town bites at the ground. The pit on the left was one of two that accommodated the bottom half of the Motor Generators, which converted AC to DC. In the nitrating house. There’s no way an explorer, much less a choir, could stand here now. Since this picture was taken the roof has collapsed onto the loft. Much of the milling equipment predated the mill itself, so I would not be surprised if this particular machine really dates to 1860. It seems like this pipe was made to return dust to the collector in the main workhouse from the annex. An impressive message for graffiti in a Detroit warehouse, but then again look at these steam pumps. Over-built and under-appreciated. Beautiful belt wheels above the grain cribs. Getting to the spot where this was taken is now impossible, and I don’t know whether these remain or not anymore. A closeup of one of the winding machines that found itself under a leaky section of roof.