Abandoned Homes in Detroit

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The images are from a recent trip to Detroit. Since the photos in this post are of random apartment houses I don’t have anything in the way of historical information. So, I’ll do my best to describe the building’s sense … Continue reading

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Greenpoint Hospital’s Abandoned Nurse’s Quarters

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The Greenpoint Hospital Nurse’s Quarters is one of the few places left in Brooklyn that can still be explored and it’s right in my backyard (on the other side of my neighborhood). The hospital complex has a storied history but … Continue reading

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NYC Farm Colony Ruins

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The New York City Farm Colony was founded as the Richmond County Poor Farm in 1829. The concept of the poor farm was that able bodied indigents should work. In 1895, the Department of Public Charities was established and inherited … Continue reading

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Tintic Standard Reduction Mill

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Location: Genola, Utah The Tintic Standard Mining Company was established by Emil J. Raddatz in October of 1907. The Tintic Standard Reduction Mill was built by the Tintic Mining Company in 1921 at a cost of $580,000 so that they … Continue reading

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Creepy Abandoned Kings Park Psychiatric Center – Part 2

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Part 1 Part two of the Kings Park series includes support buildings and infrastructure. For the hospital to be mostly self-sustaining it needed buildings for power generation, food production and to house maintenance shops. The buildings are more industrial in … Continue reading

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Creepy, Abandoned Kings Park Psychiatric Center – Part 1

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Preface Kings Park Psychiatric Center is huge. It was once a mostly self sustained city of patients, doctors, nurses and a wide range of support staff. Therefor, it is a difficult place to fit into one blog post. So, Kings … Continue reading

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Hutton Company Brick Works Ruins

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Location: Kingston, NY Note: The photos below are keyed into the directory of the remaining abandoned Brick Works Buildings. Not shown are the buildings that have been removed in recent years. At one time there was a thriving brick industry … Continue reading

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Penn Hills Resort – Former Pocono Love Nest

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Welcome to Penn Hills! Initially the property contained a modest tavern built in 1944, however after extensive flood damage in 1955; it was rebuilt as a comprehensive resort with 100 rooms on 500 acres of land. The resort included a … Continue reading

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Grossinger’s – The G

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Location: Liberty, NY Category: Hotel, Resort The directory above is oriented north up and shows the resorts facilities and layout as it was when it closed. Each proceeding photo will have a captioned number keying it to its location on … Continue reading

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Hearthstone Castle

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Location: Danbury, CT E. Star Sanford built Hearthstone Castle, formerly known as “Sanford Castle”, in 1897 as a summer residence. Sanford was a successful New York portrait photographer from a wealthy Danbury family, known for his portraits of notable families … Continue reading

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