A window for light and air pokes above the big arch in the hallway. Most of the interior ceilings were broad brick archways.
The front door to the auditorium.
The cemetery for the old asylum is, sadly, largely unmarked. Only in recent years has there been a real effort to locate and identify the remains there.
Note the pit is filled in here.
A vintage X-Ray machine in the oldest section of the hospital.
The the left, the nitrating line in War City. To the right, War City’s sole suburb, Charlestown, IN.
Cheratte lives on in the shadow of its abandoned coal mine, although most of the shops are abandoned and many of the city’s landmarks have fallen into disrepair. Like other Belgian mining towns, those who have stayed in the town have kept up their apartments, so much of the company-building duplexes and homes are in great condition.
Shuttered windows on the side of one of the collapsing bonded warehouses.
My first view of the tunnel was in the dead of winter. In spite of being in the middle of the forest, it was totally silent. Mamiya GA645 / Kodak Pro 400