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from BBC News

The allure of abandoned Tube stations

The allure of abandoned Tube stations. Interesting little read, now I want to go and explore in the footsteps of Sherlock and John.

from Foursquare

Richmond upon Thames

Visited this place a couple of years back, ending up getting caught, oops!

from e.a. deverell

Reconnect With Your Story (Writing Worksheet Wednesday)

❤ You can use this writing worksheet to figure out why you abandoned a writing project, and how you can rekindle your love for it.

Hidden in the centre of London, the ruins of St-Dunstan-in-the-East, a church built in the eleventh century and severely damaged during The Blitz. The ruins were repurposed into this Victorian gothic dreamscape of a public garden, crawling with Virginia creepers and creepily atmospheric.


Magazine - Matthias Haker: A Series of Abandoned Buildings


Rachel Whiteread's "House". An east-end terrace house cast in concrete

Cane Hill, abandoned asylum. I was drawn to this image at first becasue of the type (this is something im interested in) i then was fasinated by the structure and depth thata the image holds. Becasue of the type this peice almost tells a story, we can see the 'Fire exit' the exit route that once was. The paint decay and rust adds to the details and ives that sense of growth and development.

from The Telegraph


Instead of building hideous new houses, let's rescue the lovely buildings allowed to rot. Some are run-of-the-mill, but many are very beautiful and historically important buildings. A prime example of this is the identical pair of perfect classical houses on the north side of Cavendish Square, off Oxford Street.

This is very interesting, as if the wind has brought life back into the deserted house.