The factory has already closed, the salvage operation is just starting up.
Ones more again taking pictures at the old Farrell Co. building, that is slowly being taken over by nature as we speak. More and more of the roof is collapsing and the rest isn’t getting better either
Most of the buildings here are on very fast decline. You can see it moth after month, a roof collapsed here, floor gave in, water flooding the place. Was it only fifty or so years ago when this was a bustling factory ? What happened ?
Things are not looking good at the old factory sites in Ansonia. The roof has collapsed in one of the buildings and the others are not faring so much better either. Rust, decay and destruction all over….Do make great pictures 🙄
Thank to Father Jim Sullivan’s generosity, Ted Roth and myself had the chance to photograph the interior of the Church of the Assumption Ansonia. It is truly one of the most beautiful architectural marvel in this area and my photographs are not even good enough to describe the place.
This might be my last visit to the Farrel Foundry site that is being completely cleaned out by a salvage crew . They have only a couple of days left to complete their operation. Who know what comes next. The wrecking ball ? Quite possible. The building is such a terrible shape, with the roofs …
A few recent pictures from my visit to Farrell Corp‘s old factory
Here are a few pictures from the Farrel Corp site in Ansonia, Connecticut. It used to be one of the biggest manufacturing company in the state, but by now the global competition made a real dent in its size. Still the factory, now owned by HF Machinery Group is still churning out orders for machines for …