It's surprising how much of the machinery and construction are still intact after so many decades and under constant assault from the elements.
|A highway goes right through the old site these days.|
|They keep it in good repair.|
|What really surprises me is how well the iron machinery has held up.|
|The sugar was produced through a series of boilers and evaporators. Tough, hot, back-breaking toil. Much of it was done by women.|
|Remains of evaporators. Each succession of processing would render the concoction closer and closer to pure cane sugar.|