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Welsh Bromine Works, Wales

The Welsh Bromine works is an old industrial ruin in North Wales. It was built in the early 1950s and was closed in the mid-2000s.
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Agecroft A Primary Substation, England

Agecroft A Primary Substation was part of a former power station, built in the 1920s. This small room is packed with Art Deco control panels.
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Red Star Train Graveyard, Hungary

The Red Star Train Graveyard is a collection of rusting steam engines. This collection of relics spans 140 years of Hungarian Transport history.
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Bladerunner 2049 Power Plant, Hungary

The immense Bladerunner 2049 Power Plant is located in Hungary. The plant closed 10 years ago, and now it stands decaying and rusting.
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Quake Arena, Germany

The Quake Arena is an impressive warehouse in Germany. The four-storey building has a triangular shape, and an iconic large central atrium with skylight.
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Industrial Dancefloor, Germany

Industrial Dance Floor is an abandoned Art Deco power house in Germany. The company originally made bicycles and typewriters. Later, they produced cars.
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Textilwerk Turbine, Germany

Textilwerk Turbine is a former, now abandoned, textile factory in Germany. The powerplant contains a single, cobalt blue turbine.
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Wagakawa Hydro Power Plant, Japan

Wagakawa Hydro Power Plant is a perfect juxtaposition of beauty and decay. It was abandoned in the 1960s, and is slowly being swallowed by the forest.
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Paper Industry O, Japan

Paper Industry O is a former paper manufacturer in Japan. The factory closed some time ago, judging by the state of the buildings and overgrowth.
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Supersonic Wind Tunnel, England

This Supersonic Wind Tunnel was part of an aircraft research facility. This site was founded in the 1940s and operated until the 1990s.
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Bureau Central, France

Bureau Central was the main offices for a family run steelworks. The impressive courtyard has an immense glass skylight supported by steel girders.
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Centrale Idroelettrica / Powerplant V, Italy

Central Idroelettrica is an abandoned hydroelectric power plant in Italy. Water rushes below the crumbling concrete floor, which is nearly 100 years old.
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Industrial Trade School, USA

This Industrial Trade School was founded in the early 1900's. School boys learnt manual trade skills, while the girls were taught cooking and sewing.
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Steampunk Commander, Belgium

Steampunk Commander is a vintage powerplant control room in Belgium. The Art Deco control room walls are lined with blue control panels, and many dials.
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Lady in Red Power Plant, France

Lady in Red is a disused French power plant. The control room features two crescent-shaped red control panels, and a red/orange/yellow central console.
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HFB Blast Furnace, Belgium

HFB is a former iron and steel works in Belgium. This central piece of this rusting labyrinth of twisted metal is Blast Furnace No 6.
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Steampunk Steamroller, Bulgaria

Tucked away in an unassuming back road of a Bulgarian town, sits a rusting Steampunk Steamroller.
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Forbidden Fruit, England

Forbidden Fruit is an abandoned exchange hall in England, built in the late 19th Century. Hundreds of people would come to bid on the exotic imports.
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Special K, Hungary

Special K is an abandoned Art Deco power station control room in Hungary. The oval room features an immense skylight, reminiscent of an all-seeing eye.
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Zeche P, Germany

Zeche P is an abandoned coal mine in Germany. Miners belongings were stored in cages/baskets, called "kaue". Hundreds of cages hang from the ceiling.
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Kraftwerk Cyclonkessel (Papierfabrik), Germany

Kraftwerk Cyclonkessel (Papierfabrik H) is an abandoned coal power plant, with attached paper factory in the Black Forest region of Germany.
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Kraftwerk P, Germany

Kraftwerk P is a disused coal-fired power station in Germany. Colorful Art Deco control room, pristine black gas turbine and labyrinth boiler house.
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Blue Power Plant, Belgium

Blue Power Plant is an abandoned steelworks power plant in Belgium. It features a coke-works, large turbine hall and an almost pristine control room.
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Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant

On 26th April 1986 a steam explosion at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant sent radioactive plumes into the atmosphere, which had global consequences.