The Safeguard Programs Missile Site Radar (MSR or SRMSC) is located just North North East of the small town Nekoma, right off of 81st Street North East, Nekoma, North Dakota. Missile Site Radar was the control of the Safeguard Program established in the 1960’s. Inside its buildings were housed the
This home can be found on the island of Tiengemeten, on the Dutch province of South Holland, in the municipality of Korendijk, the Netherlands. The little house was abandoned among the water rushes after the island of Tiengemeten was given back to nature in May of 2007. The home was
Nara Dreamland (Nara dorimurando) is a well known shut down theme park located on Nara-ken, Nara-shi, Horensahoyama, 2??1-1in Japan. Nara Dreamland is a now derelict amusement park that was opened in 1961. Inspired by the American Disneyland which opened in 1955 in California and was designed in a mock-like fashion.
The Abkhazian (Abasgia) railway runs 63 miles along the Black Sea coast and is located in the Autonomous Republic of Abkhazia, Georgia / Sakartvelo. The railway connected Russia’s North Caucasus Railway with Georgian railways and was established during the Soviet Era. Since 2010 there is a daily train connection from
The Château of the Forest is truly the Castle Moulbaix / Château de Chasteleer and is in Moulbaix, along the Place Henri Stourme, the Arrondissement of Ath, Belgium. The castle Moulbaix was designed in a Neo – Tudor style and built in 1860 by the order of the Marquis Du
Fort de la Chartreuse (otherwise Caserne de la Chartreuse or Parc de Oblats) is located in the Amercœur area on Rue Achille Lebeau, 4030 Liège, Belgium. The dilapidated Fort Chartreuse was built by the United Kingdom of the Netherlands in 1817 until 1823, to help defend the city. It was
Pyramiden (Piramida) is a Russian settlement and coal mining town on the archipelago of Svalbard, at the foot of the Billefjorden on the island of Spitsbergen, Norway. Pyramiden was named after the pyramid-shaped mountain adjacent to the town. The coal mining settlement was founded by Sweden in 1910 and sold
The now abandoned Mr. Blobby House ‘Dunblobbin’ is located in the rear of the former ‘Crinkley Bottom’ Cricket Park Wildlife Park, in Cricket St. Thomas, Somerset, England. What in the world was Mr. Blobby?! After being a featured character on Noel’s House Party, Mr. Blobby received great success and had
The Shime Coal Mine Tower can be found at Fukuoka-ken, Kasuya-gun, Shime-machi, Shime, Japan. Tower construction began in 1941 and ended in 1945. The price to build the tower was over 2 million yen (20,408 USD). The winding tower of Tighten-Town stands at 156 feet tall at its highest point.
This fantastic place is located a little over a mile off the coast of Tillamook Head, Clatsop County, Oregon. Construction began in 1880 and it was complete in 1881, officially being lit on January 21, 1881. During that time it was the most expensive lighthouse built on the west coast.
This abandoned amusement park is located in Chake-Chake city, on Pemba Island, Zanzibar, Tanzania, Africa. Umoja translates to Unity Children’s Park. This was a very small amusement park located on the outskirts of Chake-Chake. Not much information is really available as for when it opened and closed, or any history.
Dromore Castle is off of Road N69 down and unamed road in the area of Dromore, County Limerick, the province of Munster, Ireland. Dromore Castle built in 1870 for the Earl of Limerick in County Limerick, Ireland. It was designed in Gothic Revival style by Edward Godwin. After it was
The Sarajevo Olympic Bobsleigh and Luge Track is located on the Trebevic mountain overlooking the City of Sarajevo, on Apelova Cesta Road, in Bosnia-Herzegovina. The Bobsleigh and Luge Track was proposed in 1977 when the city of Sarajevo was awarded the 1984 Winter Olympics. The track was designed and approved
The Michigan Central Station is located on 2001 15th Street, Detroit, Michigan. The Michigan Central Station was in 1913 and architecturally done in Beaux-Arts Classical style. It was designed by Warren & Wetmore and Reed and Stem firms for $15 million. The 18 story tower of the MCS is at
Villa Grosso di Grana (or Castello Neo Gotico or Castello Marene) can be found at the intersection of Via Rolle and Via Stefano Gallina in Comune di Marene, the Province of Cuneo, in the Piedmont region of Italy. This lovely abandoned mansion was built in the early 1850’s by Count