Peeling Stair I One of the few windows that escaped steel plating the last time the hospital was sealed tight to let nature roam within. Similar Images ...based on the tags: peeling-paint, radiators, sepia, staircases, windows... Spare blankets still sit in the bottom of the dresser drawer. The giant radiators in this casting shop look like a flag to me. Looking out the second-floor lighthouse office window. On this visit, the last ice of the season was slowly drifting into the harbor. A switchboard to control the flow of electricity into the plant from the city and generators. On the boarded-up first floor of the house proper near the door to the chapel, the last pew sites next to a wet box of Bibles. The east side of the boiler shop sported a platform with a control booth and heavy machine mounts. Note the door that replaces the lower section of stairs for explorers. “Ballistite is a smokeless propellant made from two high explosives, nitrocellulose and nitroglycerine. It was developed and patented by Alfred Nobel in the late 19th century.” -Wikipedia. A sign on the corner of a laboratory remembers. Beautiful details in the plaster moulding have been preserved by the sheer height of this room between the cathedral and auditorium.