The Ghostly Remnants of the Old LA County Poor Farm — Atomic Redhead

Within the small LA suburb of Downey sits what appears to be a ghost town. A mixture of overgrown, charred, and boarded up buildings sit behind chainlink fences topped with barbed wire, and gates locked with multiple padlocks. 1,206 more words

via The Ghostly Remnants of the Old LA County Poor Farm — Atomic Redhead.

Came across this recently. She makes some great points. For example, she doesn’t trespass unlike many urban explorers who do trespass. The photos she took were from outside the fence and some of the photos she didn’t take would have required her to trespass.

 

 

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3 Responses to The Ghostly Remnants of the Old LA County Poor Farm — Atomic Redhead

  1. SLIMJIM says:

    Wow being from Los Angeles I found this fascinating

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