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Abandoned Merchiston Hospital May 2012 – Video

Here’s our latest video of the abandoned Merchiston hospital. Merchiston Hospital was a hospital for mental health descended from Broadfield Hospital which was opened in 1925 and catered for mentally deficient men. Broadstone House was purchased by Paisley Burgh in 1929 to accommodate mentally deficient females and juveniles. Broadfield and Broadstone were administered as a single hospital. In 1946, Broadfield was sold to the Port Glasgow Town Council, who cleared the site. Paisley Burgh bought Merchiston House as a replacement […]

Urban Exploration Summary Volume 3 – Video

Here’s our latest urban exploration summary video of the abandoned Polphail Village, Loudoun Castle Theme Park and Bangour Village Hospital. All three were up there as some of our favourite explores of last year each being special in their own way. Scotland has a variety of places that have been forgotten and abandoned and we’ll be adding to our pictures and videos so don’t forget to give us a like on facebook, follow us on twitter and watch us on […]

WW2 Ammunition Factory Edingham April 2012 – Video

Here’s our video of the WW2 Edingham Munitions Factory featuring the music of Adam Lamprell, there were some interesting finds in the place which was recently used for army training… let’s just say we decided not to cross the mine field areas. Click to subscribe to Abandoned Scotland on YouTube

Abandoned Creamery Kirkcudbright April 2012 – Video

The Kirkcudbright creamery was opened on Friday October 21st 1921 and it closed in January 2010 with a major fire occurring in December 2011. It was owned latterly by Milk Link and cost 121 jobs with the average service being between 18 – 25 years at the creamery. It has recently been earmarked for demolition, with part of the site being used for housing. Opposition had been fierce against the plans by those who felt the site should be protected […]

Railway Trains of Dunaskin March 2012 – Video

Following our video last week of the buildings of Dunaskin this week we look at the trains that are kept here by the Ayrshire Railway Preservation Group. Several of the trains have been been kept here for renovation and preservation with some open days planned in the summer, where everyone can go down and get a ride on some of the steam trains. Click to subscribe to Abandoned Scotland on YouTube

Dunaskin Ironworks buildings March 2012 – Video

The Dunaskin Ironworks is a fascinating place, with an A listed building in the middle as well as a railway heritage center on one side of it. Today we look at the buildings of Dunaskin that have been left making up the now derelict Ironworks / Brickworks. Next week we’ll have a video on the trains of Dunaskin. Click to subscribe to Abandoned Scotland on YouTube

Loudoun Castle Theme Park – Sept 2011

Loudoun Castle Theme Park was one of Scotland’s few family orientated attractions with only one other rival (M&Ds) so when it closed in 2010 it left a few people with one less place to take the kids during the summer holidays. A lot of people didn’t find out that the theme park had closed as we found out during our first visit. On a pleasant stroll through the front gates we saw 2 sets of parents with 2 cars packet […]

Return to St Peter’s Seminary 2012 Video

Here’s a video we made of our return visit to St. Peter’s Seminary almost a year after we uploaded our first video and started on this journey. It’s interesting to see how it has changed over the course of a year. Click to subscribe to Abandoned Scotland on YouTube

Post Apocalyptic Scotland – Explores Volume 2 – Abandoned Scotland

So here is our Post Apocalyptic second summary video featuring our visits to Arrochar Torpedo Testing Station, Firs Park Football Stadium, Glenfarg Railway Tunnels and Hartwood Hospital. Click to subscribe to Abandoned Scotland on YouTube

Rosslynlee Hospital – October 2011

In October 2011 we paid a visit to Rosslynlee Hospital near Edinburgh, which closed completely in 2010. The main building was erected in 1874 with a number of new ‘wings’ and other buildings added over the years since. (Click for larger image)   The hospital has since been subject to a number of explorers, metal theives and other such people with it beginning to show signs of their visits. (Click for larger image)   A few of the newer outbuildings […]