I'm fascinated by modern archaeology. I love to look at photos like these and try to imagine what these places were like during their heyday.
Deep in New York City’s subway system, is a beautiful untouched station that has been nearly forgotten for years. Stunning decorations in the station include tall tiled arches, brass fixtures and skylights running across the entire curve of the station in miniature imitation of Grand Central Station. The station lies south of Brooklyn Bridge – City Hall. It was closed in 1945 due to low ridership. This beautiful site is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Christian Church - the town was abandoned due to cave-in risk of the buildings as well as groundwater contamination by toxic metals, both caused by over a century of unrestricted mining activity beneath the town - Picher (ghost town), Oklahoma, USA
Abandoned Wizard of Oz theme park The Land of Oz 2669 South Beech Mountain ParkwayBeech Mountain, North Carolina 28604 When I was a kid, someone sent me a postcard from this place. I was a big Wizard of Oz fan.
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Tintern Abbey- Monmouthshire, Wales. A few miles above Tintern Abbey, on the banks of the Wye, some of the most beautiful words ever written: "...Again I hear these waters, rolling from the mountain springs with a soft and inland murmer..." Tintern Abbey by William Wordsworth July 13, 1798