7/24/2014 - I've added some photographs contributed by my sister of Chernobyl Ukraine and Monrovia Liberia. I've also added some photos taken by an old friend (Damon Lapas) of the Franklinville Mill, Bellemont Mill and the White Furniture factory in Mebane- all in North Carolina. Going to be doing some traveling in August and hoping for more contributions from family and friends soon.
6/24/2014 - Encyclopedia of Forlorn Places has a Facebook page. You can leave comments or suggestions there if you like.
6/24/2014 - I'm going to start including photos and information about places I haven't actually visited soon. I should have some stuff from my sister's recent adventures in Ukraine and some other places visited by friends on the site in a few weeks. If you have any material (photos/information) about empty, transient or anachronistic places or ruins or other interesting spots to visit that you'd like to share, please get in touch: email@example.com or use the Facebook page if you prefer.
11/15/2013 - I've been doing some work on the site lately and have added a Recent entries page here.
10/16/2013 - Beginning to post some photos I took on a big cross country trip this summer.
02/02/2013 - Added a bunch of pictures/places I visited on recent trips to Southern California. Working on writing a few descriptions
01/11/2013 - Been working on the site again. I've added several locations in Oregon and California that I've visited recently. Also working on more written descriptions.
07/05/2012 - Finished uploading pictures. Starting work on the gallery section.
06/28/2012 - Almost done adding all digital pictures. Starting to add old negative scans.
06/18/2012 - Added a few pictures I dug out of an old drive. Also added Natrona Pennsylvania.
06/17/2012 - Finished adding placemarks to map.
06/07/2012 - Finished uploading old photos. Now I'm going to start cleaning and finishing things up and writing descriptions of places.
This is a new site.
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