The sun was setting over the Manawatu, New Zealand. The first stop-off on an Easter road trip that remains vivid in the memory. Below the chimney was…… Read more “Longburner”
October 2013: There was no point in trying to talk Gunner out of surmounting yet another obstacle- an historic abandoned suspension bridge.
Driving through the Manawatu at night can be boring, but not when you have abandoned buildings and stars to take photos of! Featured in this post are…… Read more “Night Riding”
At the close of the Second World War, this former Air Force base was converted into a “Mental Deficiency Colony” to house children deemed ‘backward’. By the…… Read more “The Centre”
This old hospital is still in remarkable condition and is largely free from vandalism (aside from a large number of broken/opened windows) , there are even still…… Read more “Bed Ridden”
The huge generators in this power station are still fully operational, but it is unlikely that it will ever put another kW of power into the grid…… Read more “Power”
This rural hospital became defunct once the small country town in which it is located upgraded their facilities and build a new hospital on a different site,…… Read more “Hilltop Hospital in East Manawatu”