Walter Baker Factory

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    A historic former chocolate factory along the Neponset River in Dorchester's Lower Mill's neighborhood..

    www.dotnews.com/bakerchoc.html

    1. Janet 59 45 months ago | reply

      Rather a stylish factory building. I'm glad they just moved the business and didn't shut down totally. Have you ever eaten their stuff?

    2. Mr. Ducke 45 months ago | reply

      Yes, my grandmother and my mother used to always keep a tin of their baking chocolate around..

    3. Aidan McRae Thomson 45 months ago | reply

      Very nice! It's amazng how attractive some of these purely functional old factory buildings could be, something I wish todays architects/companies would take more note of.

    4. Mr. Ducke 45 months ago | reply

      Thanks, Aidan. This factory and additional buildings go on for many acres, but all of them are reasonably attractive in their own way. They're being converted to condos now, which is better than seeing them decay or get torn down..

    5. pesotum74 45 months ago | reply

      They knew how to build things back then.

    6. Mr. David W. Runyan II 45 months ago | reply

      love these old buildings. nice shot.

    7. chloe & ivan 45 months ago | reply

      Funny, one of my contacts used to live in this one.
      One of my sons lives in the old chocolate factory in Mansfield.

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