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The Dying Days of the Nepera Chemical Company

The Dying Days of the Nepera Chemical Company

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(…)

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Exploring an Orange County Estate

Exploring an Orange County Estate

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(…)

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Frozen in Time: A Photographic Tour of a Preserved 1970s Bungalow

Frozen in Time: A Photographic Tour of a Preserved 1970s Bungalow

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(…)

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