Stairway

Some articles on stairway, stairways:

Moro Rock - Stairway
... Moro Rock Stairway U.S ... Added to NRHP December 29, 1978 The first stairway leading to the summit of Moro Rock was constructed of wood and installed in 1917 ... This stairway deteriorated significantly by the late 1920s, and was replaced in 1931 by the present Moro Rock Stairway ...
Bicycle Stairway
... A bicycle stairway is a pedestrian stairway which also has a channel alongside it to facilitate walking a bicycle up or down the stairway ... Accessibility requirements for handrails tend to conflict with bicycle stairways, as handrails may obstruct or decrease the control of a bicyclist using the channel ... Bicycle stairways may have arisen in reaction to wear and compaction beside outdoor stairways where bicyclists walking their bikes prefer to roll the bicycle on smooth lawn or soil instead of carrying it or having ...
La Quemada - Structures - Escalinata
... Stairway ... At about 30 metres west of the Votive Pyramid this stairway was discovered, was used as main access to the top levels of the site ... height, it reached the walkway on the second level, evidence shows ties with a two ramp stairway that ascended to the third level ...
Alameda Ridge - Gallery
... from Alameda Ridge looking towards downtown Portland from NE Alameda NE 44th Avenue Stairway at 19th Ave Stairway at 50th Ave Stairway at 51st Ave Alameda Ridge to the west from NE Wistaria Dr ...
La Amelia - The Site
... The "Group of the Hieroglyphic Stairway" is situated 0.5 kilometres (0.31 mi)north of the main plaza, in the northwest quadrant of the site, and was constructed principally by terracing ... Access to the lowest terrace is achieved via a 5-step monolithic stairway featuring limestone blocks carved with glyphs and scenes ... Stela 1 and Panel 2) originally decorated the front of the structure to either side of the stairway ...

Famous quotes containing the word stairway:

    A wife’s long tongue is the stairway by which misfortunes ascend into the house.
    Chinese proverb.

    The stairway is not
    a thing of gleaming strands
    a radiant evanescence
    for angels’ feet that only glance in their tread, and need not
    touch the stone.
    Denise Levertov (b. 1923)

    But mount to paradise
    By the stairway of surprise.”
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)