The Bannerman Island Trust recently wrapped up another tour season on Pollepel Island and we made a point of tagging along to catch the ruins with a splash of late fall color.
Work seems to be proceeding in earnest to demolish – once and for all – the grim remains of the Nepera Chemical Company plant in Harriman, New York. Opened in 1942 and closed in 2005, the Nepera Plant was once an important economic engine in the area, employing hundreds and producing the modern miracles upon which(…)
All photos by Andy Milford Tucked away on a quiet road just beyond a nondescript Orange County shopping center is an abandoned (or so we think) estate, complete with waterwheel, waterfall, footbridges, stone walls and meandering pathways. At the perimeter of the property is the now-sadly-dilapidated home itself. With its parquet floors, vaulted ceilings, and(…)
Located within whistling distance of the Amtrak railroad tracks, this Hudson River bungalow seems frozen in time. From the eerily preserved kitchen to the randomly arrayed family photos, this nondescript home is a technicolor time capsule filled with vintage furnishings, appliances, ephemera and more. We may never know who lived here or why they left(…)