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Old 06-01-2013, 08:34 PM   #1
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Misfire goes to the Asylum

Took a ride to a former Asylum that is a few towns away. Built in the 1940's on 1,000+ acres, it was opened as a mental health treatment hospital. It also housed a State Police Barracks (seen in my photos with the radio tower in the background). The hospital closed in the 80's and turned into a Clinical School for mentally handicapped kids, a detention center for juvenile sexual offenders and a rehabilitation school for troubled kids. The property has been fully abandoned over the years (State Police moved out in 04) and the buildings are falling apart. While taking pics, a State Trooper saw me from the main road at the one building I was at and entered the property to tell me to leave. I do contract work for the State Police and when he recognized me, we wound up shooting the breeze for a few minutes before he let me go back to taking pics. Enjoy.























































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Old 06-01-2013, 09:03 PM   #2
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looks cool,reminds me of the walking dead
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Old 06-01-2013, 09:10 PM   #3
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haha. yeah it does. maybe i should have gone and checked all the beds
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Old 06-01-2013, 10:12 PM   #4
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That is creepy looking.
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Old 06-01-2013, 11:58 PM   #5
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yeah it is LOL
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Both that location and your car look absolutely amazing! I want to find that place and explore it so bad! Great shots!
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Super cool location. I love old abandon buildings
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Old 06-02-2013, 02:36 AM   #8
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Surprised you didn`t wander into a TAPS , Haunted Collector or Dead Files crew ! Maybe even the new southern boys !! lol
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Super cool location. I love old abandon buildings
thanks! My challenge for myself is to start taking pics in unique places. I have a couple more up my sleeve I want to visit.
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Old 06-02-2013, 12:38 PM   #10
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thats cool! car looks good as well! I almost like the look of your cars rear end over the st.
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