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The Creepy World of Abandoned Asylums

The abandoned asylum, soaked in tragically crazy ghosts, is a staple of the horror genre. And for good reason. These real-life decaying asylums will give you the shivers.
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    Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum (West Virginia) | 20 Haunting Pictures Of Abandoned Asylums, now they are called psychiatric hospitals folks.

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    Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum (West Virginia) THE LITTLE ROCKING CHAIR IS CREEPY

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    This is a picture from Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum. That being said, I really want an old chair like that.

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Work began on the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum at the end of 1858. Constructed by prison laborers, building was interrupted when the Civil War broke out in 1861. Although the money allocated for finishing the asylum was stolen and used for war efforts, the hospital was completed with funds from the newly reorganized US government and it accepted its first patients in 1864. The hospital was designed to be completely self-contained: it had a dairy and farm, a cemetery, and water system. It was a

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