Glass-Top Drain

A strange sight: Part of the drain here seems to have had a skylight of glass, which has since been filled over. However, the collapsing ceiling began to create natural skylights of its own.

Chair on the Ceiling

The last wooden school chair survives—almost intact—by being jammed between a pipe and the ceiling of the boiler room.

Elsie’s Makeup Brush

Elsie finds her makeup brush across the hospital in the middle of the hallway. How did it get there?

Basement Fireplace and Toilet

The basement of the asylum was a strange place. Take, this fireplace, for instance, in an otherwise barren room. Random cinderblock (left) has created a little room behind the fireplace. To round out the strangeness, a toilet was plumbed into the middle of the space. Note the stone foundations.