Abandoned Smallpox Hospital is located on Roosevelt Island, a narrow island, in the East River of New York City. The Smallpox Hospital will be known as & Ruins& or & Smallpox Hospital& Roosevelt Island was known as the Welfare Island from 1921 to
27 Eerie Abandoned Places From Around The World. The House In The Woods Is Terrifying: These photos give new meaning to the phrase "hauntingly beautiful." It's amazing how each location holds its own breathtaking charm.