[beneath the rule a country hides]

Saturday, September 11th, 2004

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........Miscellanea Section.............Other Photography

........6. Warley Hospital, Essex [Winter 2008]

........5. Cane Hill, London [Summer 2005]

........Appendix: Vertigo - [by Renée] [January 2007 (visit 2005)]

........4. Hellingly Hospital, East Sussex [Early Spring 2006]

........3.5. Tottenham Baths [Spring 2005]

........3. Severalls, Essex [Summer 2004]

........Appendix 1: Chapel and Tower [July 2005]

........Appendix 2: Pale Fire [December 2005]

........Appendix 3: Mirror [November 2006]

........2. Runwell, Essex [June 2004]

........Runwell Appendix [August 2004]

........1. Rauceby, Lincolnshire [May 2004]


Further Reading


  • Mental Health Timeline - magnificent multi-linked resource charting landmarks in the evolution of psychiatric care
  • The Story of a Mental Hospital: Fulbourn 1858-1983 - full online version of David Clark's remarkable volume on the asylum
  • Photo London - invaluable gateway for photographic research - its focus London, but most information is also of wider use
  • London Museums and Libraries Directory - location and access details for London's twenty museums of health and medicine

    Urban Exploration: Britain

  • Urbex UK - by some distance the most useful and accessible online asylum resource
  • County Asylums - excellent resource that includes photographs of every British asylum
  • Urban Decay - scattershot but often brilliant pictures from wide range of locations
  • Sub-Urban - impressive site detailing asylums, hospitals and subterranean exploration
  • Abandoned Britain - well-photographed accounts of dereliction, focusing primarily upon asylums
  • Urban Desertion - beautifully compact and concise website with very wide ambit
  • Abandoned Past - very promising site with photographs of several unique locations

    Urban Exploration: International

  • Nostalgic Glass - stunning explorations of ruined Russian and American architecture.
  • Opacity - a superabundance of abandoned American buildings (hospitals, hotels, stadia)

    Urban Exploration: Forums

  • Derelict Places - historically oriented forum with a strong accent on asylums and industry


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