Abandoned Homes-(C)SUSBTREET.org These houses was built by hard rock miners in the early 1900s. Similar Images ...based on the tags: doors, houses... This “pit” would allow workers to crawl below locomotives to service them. The bottom of the stairs leading from the work floor to the cafeteria. An automatically closing door, in case of fire or flood in the engine compartment. Fire doors separate the buildings. Gloves hang in the basement of the former quality assurance labs. A better look at the rails in the floor, installed to help move heavy equipment around the building. The bathtub fell into the basement, ala The Miller’s Tale. That’s right. Chaucer. A row of houses north of Pommenige. Some of the doors had sliding plastic windows, but most of the older ward doors simply had these peep holes drilled through them. The inside was always marked and worn more than the outside.