Superior Elevator- Cupola The cupola–the space above the silos–is surprisingly original. The building was too unstable for anyone to scrap it out. Seriously, the floor is a deathtrap. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, chutes, dirty... In the mine offices, hooks and a board with numbers was the system to keep track of who was in the mine and who was safe. Water damage dissolved the ceiling into sludge. Pillars remain, as do the plastic light covers, now on the floor. Rivets are sexy, and this old machine has more than a fair share. A Kiva is an underground, or partly underground, chamber for ceremonies. The city has taken steps to prevent the curious and the desperate from going into the elevators, including piling rocks against the doors and windows. A teeter totter sits in front of the Memorial Building. This rockhouse was added below the shaft to load Gilpin Tram cars. A broken scale in Isabella A, next to an old wood stove. During the Cold War, the Air Force used the radar station to train bombardiers in radar-guided ordinance.