Engine Room Phones The chief engineer had many phones. It’s my guess one connects to the pilot house and the other connects to the emergency steerage station that’s mid-deck. Similar Images ...based on the tags: bells, candlelight, grimy, phones, yellow... Shadows of the timberwork and cribbing are cast across cracked lake ice. My footprints follow cat tracks. A burned and rusted control panel in the corner of the new hoist room. A manhole cover sealing Clark House Creek below Superior Street. The elevator near the offices seemed a day’s work away from being operational The back of the pilot house had a desk full of navigational notes and maps. With an office like this, the ones food begins to taste more and more like nachos. I’ve written it before, but I like observing the way buildings change in terms of new windows, bricked up doors, and so on, and thinking of how their forms change to reflect the work inside of them. Sunset through a stained window in the headhouse made the floor feel like a heavy industrial Disney movie. On this production line, the office was elevated far above the floor.