Encyclopedia Of Forlorn Places

Ensley Alabama

Ensley Alabama

My intention is for this to become a useful travel guide to shrinking towns, ghost towns, ruins, abandoned buildings, dystopian landscapes and other empty or interesting places.

I’ve added a map of historically significant post-industrial sites here. This is the first of my experimenting with webmap APIs. I will hopefully be adding more maps of other stuff soon.

Recently Added Entries Here

 

Waterbird Park Martinez CA

Waterbird Regional Preserve Martinez California

I make heavy use of Google maps here. All photo captions are also links to a Google map of the location where the picture was taken. All the place marks in the map you'll find if you click on "Places on a Map" on the right have links back to the relevant pages on this site.

Franklinville North Carolina

Franklinville North Carolina

Thank you for visiting. I welcome any thoughts, suggestions or comments you might have about the site. You can contact me at: hedlunch@yahoo.com