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  • Suzy Wojtkowiak

    Statues, pool and the "Parthenon, Zihuatanejo" Mexico. This is an abandoned, never-completed house commissioned by the corrupt and egomaniacal Chief of Police to look like the Parthenon in Athens.

  • Pacific Vacation

    This is the never completed home of Arturo "El Negro" Durazo Moreno. He was the Chief of Police in Mexico City for six years, from 1976 to 1982 and was arrested in 1984 and incarcerated on multiple counts of corruption, extortion, tax evasion, smuggling and possession of illegal weapons and cocaine trade kickbacks. His palacial house in Zihuatanejo built to resemble the Parthenon sits abandoned today.

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Statues in the abandoned "Parthenon, Zihuatanejo" Mexico. This is an abandoned, never-completed house commissioned by the corrupt and egomaniacal Chief of Police to look like the Parthenon in Athens. More: en.wikipedia.org/...

Halcyon Hall of Bennett College in Millbrook, NY. It was a women's college that was founded in 1890. Halcyon Hall was built in 1893, which was originally built as a 200 room hotel, but was adopted by the college in 1907 after the failed in the hotel industry, and it became the main building of the college. The school closed in 1978. It was set to be demolished in 2012.

Love the fountain in the front. I can imagine how lovely all this would have been in it's prime. Seems like such a waste.

"Chateau H, also known as Chateau ChΓ©rie, lays in the middle of the fields on the Flemish countryside. ... Inside the building there is an unique and old oven. This is only one of the gems you can find in and around the chateau. There's also a nice chapel with beautiful woodwork."

There used to be a lot of homes similar to this around when I was a kid...and didn't care to go explore :(

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Seeing places like this makes me ask many questions: who lived there? What were they like? How did they live? Think? What did they feel? What happened to them? So many unanswered questions...

Abandoned house in Louisiana, Georgia. Repinned from Vital Outburst clothing vitaloutburst.com

Herdman's Mill - built 1835, closed/abandoned 2004, photo 2010 or 2011 - Sion Mills, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland

Lost | Forgotten | Abandoned | Displaced | Decayed | Neglected | Discarded | Disrepair |

Moth Castle RM fungus on the wall all over this place, which was surprising considering the outside of the castle looks pretty well maintained.