Hoist Pit and Cable Hole The slit in the left wall was where cables stretched between the mineshaft and the hoist, which was mounted here. Similar Images ...based on the tags: ladders... A look at another “Belt-o-Vator”. I like the sign. Looking through the trestle toward the ghost town. The chapel (left) and surgical suite (straight on) move in an out of view as fog rolls up from the St. Louis River valley. Kate in the crow’s next… very shaky by the time she got to it. Chutes from a hundred machines interconnect to more machines and chutes on a dozen factory floors. The depot at the head of town seems to be being disassembled. Behind it is a dead signal where the tracks used to be; they’ve been pulled. The stage had seen some water damage, but it can (and should) be brought back! These dump cars moved copper ore to the top of the furnaces… it’s about two stories above ground level. A brewmaster’s desk leans beside a long-disused stainless steel kettle. The staircase above goes to another level of kettles, which are visibly older.