Lighthouse Basement The spiral staircase ends in the basement, where two oil tanks (for the lantern) and a freshwater tank (for the Keeper) were stored. The basement consists of two long arched vaults like this. Similar Images ...based on the tags: archways, dark, favorites, lights, pillars, rusty, shadows, spiral-staircases, staircases, windows... The fire exit for the house, added when the church took possession. This is where the lime would spill out. My favorite shot of the 17-story Art Deco office tower attached to the train station. From inside a painting shed, where heatlamps and a vented roof made sure that the Caddy looked like it was worth the price tag. Ready for some science? Strap-in and get your goggles. A rare door left on the workhouse. The stairs to the left led down into a flooded basement. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6. This load of lime seems to have been left right where it was loaded. Looking out of Kurth Malt a the neighbors–the silos past Electric Steel are those of the Froedert Malt Company, now gone. The old offices for the Oberon Elevator are defunct, but seem to be holding up to the brutal prairie snows and winds. Medium Format.