Dock 2 from the Crane Cab Looking out of the American diesel crane at the gantry crane that ran the length of the dock. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, control-rooms, cranes, dark, levers, lights, signs, trains, windows... Steam pipes snake up the walls like vines, but with asbestos. Wind-battered catwalk lights between the shaft house and headframe/rockhouse building. In the basement were all the valves to control the flow of municipal steam through the building. This hasty hand letting was beside one such valve, near a carved brick with a name and ‘1934’ under it. 2004. Machine Shop Loft. Where workers’ pay would be doled out and collected. Between the catwalks of Furnace 6, the molted ore would flow through the chute. The common rooms bulge out of the institutional geometry of the wards. The layout and design of the buildings reminded me strongly of a brewery or distillery. To the right you can see some of the retrofits by the first lumber company to buy the buildings, in the 1970s.