Buffalo State Hospital, NY

Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum. One of the scariest haunted hospitals. The hospital is the second largest hand cut stone building in the United States. The hospital was built to hold 250 mentally ill patients. In 1950 the patients numbered 2400. Many were tormented, tortured and believed to be murdered there. Charles Manson once was a resident there. The asylum closed in 1994.

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abandoned mental hospitals, also known as asylums

Trenton Psychiatric Hospital, NJ, found. 1848. The director of this psychiatric hospital between 1907 and 1930, Dr. Henry Cotton, had a very progressive attitude toward care for his patients. Lauren Davis wrote on io9: After it was confirmed in 1913 that the spirochaete that causes syphilis can cause the disease's psychiatric symptoms, Cotton began […] removing his patients' teeth, even in cases where X-Rays showed no evidence of infection. He soon moved on to other body parts... ©David Scal...

Taunton Lunatic Asylum

Haunted

A horrifying mistake in the kitchen of this Asylum left dozens dead.When sent downstairs to fetch a pan of powdered milk, a kitchen assistant at the Oregon State Hospital dipped his scoop into the wrong bin, and brought back six pounds of roach poison. It was mixed into the eggs and fed to 467 people. | Offbeat Oregon History

LOVE pictures of abandoned hospitals. There are some really good ones of the old Mental Hospital in Milledgeville

Erie County Savings Bank, 16 Niagara Street, Buffalo, Erie, NY.

Photos of an abandoned hospital in Japan. Amazing how much stuff was left - so strange.

Danvers State Hospital, a psychiatric hospital of Danvers, was an asylum which is supposed to be haunted. A number of incidents supporting the presence of ghosts and supernatural powers can be felt here in asylum. The place is said to be terrifically haunted that none should reside there. On the very same case, a movie named SESSION 9 was made on it, on the account of haunting and possessions that still continue to haunt the people.

Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital (New Jersey) | 20 Haunting Pictures Of Abandoned Asylums

The Blizzard of 1888 - With up to 50 inches of snow dumped across the northeast United States this monster blizzard was aptly dubbed ‘The Great White Hurricane’. Major metropolitan areas like New York faced severe winds of up to 45miles an hour, drifts of more than 50 feet and floods caused when the snow melted.

Worcester Insane Asylum.

A room in an abandoned psychiatric hospital.

Abandoned, then and now

It has to be haunted.

Fifty One Fifty by RiddimRyder, via Flickr. Abandoned insane asylum in Ontario, Canada

New York State Building, Pan-American Exposition 1901 Buffalo NY

Insane asylum, Danvers State Hospital, Massachusetts, architect Nathaniel J. Bradlee, 1878. Photo by Cyril Place Fine Art Photography, 2004. One of the worlds most creepiest or haunted abandoned asylums. Apparently.