Recent Examples of stairway from the Web
The foyer offers a view of the triple-tiered rotunda ceiling and curved stairway.
Meanwhile, black smoke billowed from the garage, through the unblocked stairways, into the corridors and out the upper floor windows.
Each of the town’s 30 accommodations is unique, from multistory houses with impossibly narrow stone stairways to bedrooms tucked under vaulted ceilings.
Most of the barn offices are on the first floor, although a stairway to the loft leads to a small conference center.
The lights flashed by windows leaped down stairways and dashed from room to room.
The university said that Remmel — a man who preferred to climb stairways rather than ride elevators — passed away of a heart attack at Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla.
In opening disciplinary proceedings, European football's governing body's investigation will look at disturbances, setting off fireworks, throwing of objects, acts of damage and blocked stairways.
There’s a meandering stairway down to the valley, but a wiser choice, especially after the fruity cocktail, might be the funky funicular.
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