Lavatory in the Basement

In the dark basement of the old foundry, a long lavatory stands in front of the showers and lockers. Washing after work was needed – after just a few hours of exploring I was all black. And that from an abandoned factory without work in Continue Reading

Call Me when You leave

Below the old foundry, in the locker room, a phone hangs on the wall. Ready for a call “Shift is over – I’m coming home!”. A picture form the 2nd visit on last Saturday.

This Boot was made for Walking

Once made for walking, the retired boot sits at the door, looking out to the green world.

Underground

From our exploration on last Sunday: a table underground – in the cellar of an old tavern in Switzerland.

Footsteps

The visit in Ferrum gave quite an impression about foundry business: In the dusty air, every step left a print in the thick black dust and a small cloud behind. A metal foundry is neither a clean environment nor an easy or healthy job…  

Laid in Wheels

The Château Lumière – the castle of light – has its dark places too. The cellar retains its secrets in the dark – like this old carriage that lays in a corner of the basement. No one knows when it my have seen horses for Continue Reading