Spiral Staired Control Room The control room floats above the top of the dock atop a spiral staircase. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: cables, clouds, lake-superior, lights, spiral-staircases, staircases, sunsets, water... A porcelain basin in the locker room is detached, but shows excellent patina. I hope when the machine shop is repurposed that this can be saved. The the left, the nitrating line in War City. To the right, War City’s sole suburb, Charlestown, IN. Pointing a light at my camera from down Miller Creek Drain. Do you see the scale of it? It’s huge! To the right is the spiral staircase. This building had a definite “floor problem”. Some of the earlier buildings were dressed up with brick facades. The superstructure for the sea-leg skyways serves no purpose now… the offices are bricked up, too. Why? The building collapsed except for the back room. The slats of the roof cast lines of light across the floor. Looking up to the second floor of the Nitrating House, where cotton would be soaked in nitric acid. These brought cotton into the building. The gothic landing between balcony and classroom level and the ground floor.