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 […]
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Where else but the Hudson Valley can you find a house that was once a shining example of Hudson River school aesthetics, later part of a penal colony and reform school for girls, and recently featured in both a big-budget Hollywood movie and an Anthropologie catalog? In Hudson, New York, work is under way to save the […]
With record snow and epic cold, last winter was rough on all of us, but many abandoned places felt the impact particularly hard. Many ruins experienced significant damage, from crumbling walls to buckling floors. In some cases, entire structures were destroyed by wind and snow. We hear from Hudson Valley Weather that this winter is not […]