Locations

Exploring location files

The Laurel Hill Houses, demolished to make way for the new Kosciuszko Bridge

NOTE: This story was originally published on an earlier version of this site, in April of 2011. The actual exploration took place in December of 2010. There’s an update at the end. Something I’ve always liked about exploring is how a single thread of information can lead one on a self guided research project, bringing […]



The LIC Elks Lodge was destroyed by Slumlords.

Down to the first floor as of this morning. A little over one year ago, this website was the first to report the start of demolition work at the former Elks Lodge in L.I.C. Over the course of this last year, we often posted updates on the building’s status to Twitter. The destruction of this […]



The Machine Shop

Within an otherwise empty industrial building in NYC lies this hidden room, filled with intrigue.



Abandoned Coca-Cola Distribution Center & LIRR Glendale Junction, (Queens) NY

Examining the long forgotten history of a Central Queens industrial zone, with one abandoned warehouse in particular.



Moore McCormack’s Brooklyn Pier

This summer, the abandoned remains of Moore McCormack’s Brooklyn facility are being wiped off the face of the planet.



Abandoned LIRR Woodhaven Blvd Station (Rockaway Beach Branch)

The Woodhaven blvd rockaway beach branch station is an important neighborhood piece of infrastructure that currently sits in ruins.



Abandoned Panasonic / Bergdorf Goodman Warehouse (43-30 24th Street, LIC)

One more of LIC’s industrial relics is not long for this earth.



Todd Shipyard Walk Through Video

Something from deep in the LTV archives… For a whole lot more on the history of this shipyard, check out this 10 year old post we did on it.



Views from 43-10 23rd street, LIC. “7 line factory”

I had my eye on this place for awhile.