Abandoned places with eerie atmosphere
• Abandoned place with the eerie atmosphere of
They say the only permanence in life - it changes. Literature on the history - one of the ways to understand the course of time, but there are physical sites that can tell a lot about the old days. And if one of these places looked after and taken care of, they are sometimes interested in the ones that are in disrepair for a long time. Here are some the most ghostly places around the world, each of which has its own special charm.
Under all that dust, rust and cracks are hidden stories of people who once lived here, praying, doing daily chores. And when you try to imagine these people and their life is born a special atmosphere and nostalgia. It is as if people recently packed up their things and went away. On the other hand, it is interesting to look like some of the things that once belonged to the people who are now returning to nature.
The cooling chamber in Belgium.
It is part of the cooling towers of a disused power station in Mons, Belgium. A funnel structure at the center of supplied hot water, which is then cooled, merging on hundreds of small concrete troughs.
This is a small abandoned settlement in Namibia, flourished in the early 1900s. Then the German settlers began mining diamonds here. Inflows ended after the First World War, when the diamond field is beginning to dwindle. By the 1950s, the town was completely abandoned people, and now come here only photographers and tourists.
Floating forest in Sydney.
This is a large body of the steamer SS Ayrfield, who decided to dismantle the Bay Homebush, Australia, after the Second World War. But when the shipyard closed, the ship, as well as several others, have remained where they had been abandoned. Now it is a beautiful and mysterious floating forest that serves as an example of what nature can survive anywhere, anytime.
Sea Forts Munsell, England.
These forts erected near the mouths of the rivers Thames and Mersey in the United Kingdom, that they protect the country from potential German threat from the air during the Second World War. When in 1950, they were taken out of service, there are several people lived, including the operators of pirate radio stations, and was Principality of Sealand, a self-proclaimed independent state.
The Last House on the Dutch Island, USA.
This house was once part of the island quite successful colony in the Chesapeake Bay in the United States. However, due to the rapid erosion of the soil on the island was less and less space. The house in the photo was the last on the island, before collapsing in 2010.
Pripyat - abandoned city in northern Ukraine, in the Kiev region. The city is located on the banks of the Pripyat River, 3 km from Chernobyl, near the border with Belarus. Distance to Kiev - 94 km. Pripyat was founded February 4, 1970. General reason the city's foundation was the construction and subsequent operation one of Europe's largest nuclear power plant, Chernobyl - city-forming enterprise, which gave the city the title of Pripyat nuclear industry. Pripyat was the ninth in the Soviet Union atomogradom.
, many workers of the Chernobyl plant, whose work ended in a major disaster lived in Pripyat in 1986. After the evacuation of Pripyat remains radioactive ghost town, which can be visited only with specialized attendant.
House of the Bulgarian Communist Party.
The former building of the memorial house built in 1980 in honor of the Bulgarian Communist Party, now looks scary on the inside and outside. This building, like a flying saucer, fell into disrepair after the collapse of the USSR. Now it is a ghost of its former buildings, though there is talk about how to begin work on the restoration.
Amusement Park Nara Dreamland, Japan.
The park opened in 1961. But by 2006 it had already been closed. Now it is a popular place among the city "discoverers", while the guards periodically patrol the territory and to impose fines on violators, they enter the closed area.
uninhabited island in southeast Florida, USA.
These small domes were built in 1981 at Cape Romano, near the coast of the United States. They have been the summer residence of the oil tycoon Bob Lee, but then left derelict. It is still unclear what fate awaits them.
Abandoned Mill, Italy.
This building in the Valley of the Mills in Sorrento was abandoned in 1866. Once it was milled wheat, and nearby was a sawmill. The mill has been isolated from the sea after the construction of Tasso Square, because of which the level of humidity in the region has risen, and the mill had to leave.
Michigan Central Station in Detroit, USA.
Station built in 1913 to create a new transport hub. However, several construction errors led to the fact that the station was forced to close in 1988.
Station The fate has not yet been resolved, but it was lit in several films, for example, in "8 Mile," Eminem.
The sunken boat, Antarctica.
This eerie ghost ship is the "Mar Sem Fim" - Brazil's yacht sank near Ardley Cove in Antarctica. The yacht Brazilian crew decided to film a documentary, but because of the strong winds and storm it had to leave. Water trapped in the ship, frozen, broke through the hull and sunk the yacht.
Abandoned Theater New Bedford, USA.
This is an old theater in Massachusetts. It was opened in 1912 and closed in 1959. Since then, he has had time to visit a tobacco store and the supermarket. Now a non-profit organization is trying to raise funds for the renovation of the building.
Abandoned Station, Abkhazia.
This station in Sukhumi was abandoned during the war in Abkhazia in 1992 and 1993. As a result of the conflict between Georgia and Russia, the region was abandoned, but the station is still preserved traces of her former greatness, for example, a delightful stucco.
Abandoned wooden house, Russia.
All of these ornate buildings are located in the Russian hinterland. Some of them are surrounded by forests.
It is because of its remoteness, they remained intact.
Underwater Shichene city in China.
This incredible underwater city lost in time, in 1341. Shichen, or Lion City, is located in Zhejiang Province in eastern China. It sank in 1959 during the construction of hydroelectric power plants. Water protects the city from the erosion of wind and rain, so that it remains in relatively good condition.
Abandoned subway station in New York, USA.
This beautiful subway station is located directly under the mayor's office in New York. That's why a lot of attention was paid to its design, but because of the neighboring stations it never received proper attention from the public, and its curved route considered insufficiently secure. The station closed in 1945, and it still remains closed, except for a few exclusive tours for tourists.
Hotel Salto, Colombia.
The hotel opened in 1928 next to a waterfall Tequendama Falls in Colombia to serve tourists arriving to enjoy the 157-meter waterfall. Closed the hotel in the early '90s, after interest waned to the waterfall. But in 2012 this place was turned into a museum.
Abandoned subway tunnel in Kiev, Ukraine.
This photo was taken in the subway near Kiev. Many tunnels partially flooded, but with stalactites hanging from the ceiling.
An abandoned submarine base in Balaklava, Ukraine.
Although this database is not fully abandoned, it is still impressive. Until its closure in 1993, it was one of the secret bases on the territory of the USSR. Today is National Maritime Museum.
Abandoned military hospital in Bielice, Germany.
This large hospital complex would be built in the late 1800s. It Adolf Hitler was recovering from a leg injury, received during the Battle of the Somme in 1916. Some parts of the complex are still working, but most were zabroshenyposle how Russian authorities left the hospital in 1995.
Hasim Island, Japan.
This island has many names, including the name of the Warship (because of its shape) and Phantom Island. Since the late 1800s to late 1900s, the island was inhabited, because it offers access to snorkeling coal mines.
However, as Japan gradually shifted from coal to gasoline, mines (and the buildings that have arisen around them) have closed, leaving behind a ghost island, reminiscent of the ghost of a warship.
UFO Houses in San Zhi, Taiwan.
These alien home Sanchzhi originally were to be the resort houses, in particular for the US military officers who were serving in Asia. However, due to the low level of investment and accidents with cars this place had to close in 1980, shortly after it was built. Unfortunately, these amazing buildings were demolished in 2010.
Abandoned church in the snow.