Here Are Some of the Creepiest Abandoned Prisons We've Ever Seen
"Imagine an inmate sitting in his cell with little else to keep him company but a red marker as he marks off each day that passes. The island is totally abandoned now: only shepherds live here in place of those who once resided within the prison walls. An estimated 4,000 were killed by other inmates or guards, or were otherwise executed." - Written by: Michele Collet
A fist raised in protest from behind the bars at Toms Prison, Manhattan, on 28 September, 1972. Legendary photojournalist Jean-Pierre Laffont captured the changing times of New York City, covering everything from free love to the grim and gritty '70s.
Last night we had a frightful one. I and beyonce had a little sleep in the toilet and we woke up in an awful mood as we were to later find out we were LOCKED in Station house. At first there was fright however looking at the bottles around us we realised we were in heaven. We then were rudely interrupted by the owner of station house after the rude alarms kept on going off. There were mixed emotions being in the pub by ourselves however we've realised it was a moment to go down in history…
Abandoned America: Photographer captures haunting images of rusting steel works, crumbling schools and empty factories of a once-great superpower
Society has become obsessed with punishment and inflicting pain. Our brains have suffered as a result. Look at the way they treat our sisters and brothers. Look at the way they treat our mothers and fathers. Cell blocks at undisclosed prison