the company first moved in here in 1866. although it's only been abandoned for about a year and a half... it was a mess inside, crumbling and falling apart everywhere.
first we went in here:
the giant hole in the side was just recently made. i read it was done without a permit (though the owner agreed to it, the buildings are considered a historic landmark) and was thought to be the easiest way to get all the leftover equipment out.
and then we went in here:
and it looked like this:
there are bigger versions and other photos here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/34573271@N04/sets/72157623954337470/.
and here's a 360 degree view of what the second building (the kettle room - where the beer is made) we went in used to look like: