NYC Industrial Ruins

NYC Specific Industrial sites

LIC’s obscure, abandoned LIRR Bogies 2017, RIP

This past week, the LIRR finally began scrapping their old freight intermodal bogies. So just what the hell is a bogie, anyway?



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.



What can 72 abandoned buildings tell us about NYC

Recently, our google map of former industrial buildings around NYC has reached 75 locations. There is a lot to be learned from what eventually became of these properties.



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 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.



Eppens-Smith Coffee Rooftop

Eppen-Smith building to the right LIC’s forgotten coffee factory.