Smallpox Asylum, Roosavelt Island, NYC C&C

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  1. Jaszek

    Jaszek No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    Smallpox Asylum-Roosavelt Isnland, NYC, NY. Damn security didn't let me go inside.
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    EXIF is there and the weather really sucked. I might go back there when it gets warmer or when they finish renovating it.
     
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    Kinda cool. Its sad that someone has tagged up that historic building.
     
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    yea but it's sadder that they have security lol. I actually found an open gate.
     
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    bump
     
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    very cool place, too bad you couldn't get in. Looks a bit unstable though haha
     
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    it is unstable lol. They have (washed out) signs posted every 15 feet that say "Building in possibility of collapse. Do not enter." lol
     
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    bump for the morning :D
     
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    bumpity bump
     
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    Very cool building indeed. It also goes to show that if that building can be rehabbed that many others could be too.
     
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    yea but many others were already either made into condos or has plans to be demolished and have condos built over it. BTW next stop: Freedom Tunnel
     

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