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Urban exploration: derelict and abandoned urban, industrial and commercial locations. http://wreckyratbird.com
Curated by Laura Brown
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Sutton House, Hackney: A Tudor house with intriguing secrets

Sutton House, Hackney: A Tudor house with intriguing secrets | Modern Ruins | Scoop.it
I couldn't resist a visit to Sutton House in Hackney to learn more about its creator — Sir Ralph Sadleir, councillor to Henry VIII and protégé of Thomas Cromwell — and discover some of the secrets hidden within it

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Ursula O'Reilly Traynor's curator insight, June 5, 2016 5:48 AM
With thanks to A Peace Of London for an informative post on Sutton House. I like her style! If it's peace and quiet you are after in interesting surroundings here in London, do check out her blog.
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Toronto's Forgotten Landmarks: Charles Street Mansions

Toronto's Forgotten Landmarks: Charles Street Mansions | Modern Ruins | Scoop.it
Until only a few months ago, a mere block south and west of Bloor and Bay street lay home to the old derelict Charles Street Victoria College mansions.
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Roof Caved In | Flickr

Roof Caved In | Flickr | Modern Ruins | Scoop.it
A typical 3 bay, Chinese owned pre-war house. High quality pargeting decorates the external walls, depicting nature and wildlife scenes. I've been keeping an eye on this house each time I visit this town.
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