Offices and Useless Superstructure The superstructure for the sea-leg skyways serves no purpose now… the offices are bricked up, too. Why? Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, bricked-windows, pipes, rivets, staircases... 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. Hip bump girl. The Peavey logo, before it rusted off and the offices were demolished. The end of the heating line allowed glass to cool slowly, and thus be stronger. Looking across a skyway at the dust-collecting funnels, one of the few pieces of equipment that haven’t been completely decimated by time and the elements. Spots of yellow gravel mark gold mines with nothing left on the surface. Is this one of the drainage pipes? One of the few windows that escaped steel plating the last time the hospital was sealed tight to let nature roam within. A hydraulic ‘bridge’ couple lower onto the tracks to bring mine cars into the shaft house, presumably for repair. I haven’t found this system anywhere else, but it makes a lot of sense. This peak is a little over 7,000 feet high and is a popular hiking spot. As a bulky Minnesotan who is better built for an arctic expedition, I stuck to the mesa.