Shaft No. 1 Tower Looking through skylights of the payroll office toward the Cheratte No.1’s tower. This is where workers would wait in line to receive pay, surrounded by the mine workings. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, graffiti, headframes, towers, trees... I like to imagine this as an old-timey radio microphone. Looking out of the “back door”, where equipment could be lifted into the factory with a crane. The bottom of the coal conveyor can be seen outside. The classic Solvay shot. Everyone has it. Death. About two seconds after the explosives were triggered. From left to right: shaft building, headframe, rock house, hoist house. The steel awning and its elegant staircase are one of my favorite features near the old carpentry shop. The gymnasium-theater is in the background. One of the ugly modern staircases. The huge snowfalls of 2011 brought new collapses across the buildings. Hunter and the Hoist House.