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Report - Durham County Hospital - December 2014

Discussion in 'Asylums and Hospitals' started by The Amateur Wanderer, Jan 5, 2015.

  1. The Amateur Wanderer

    The Amateur Wanderer 28DL Regular User
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    Durham County Hospital

    Finally I can report on this one now that it's been exposed by somebody else within the 28dl community, as you may all be aware they have been quite a few politics around this one, and I was asked by the people I explored here with to keep it hush hush, which I have done solely out of respect for these people. However the cat's out of the bag now, so I'm free to share with you all!

    The Explore

    Ok so I visited this one with Borolad and members of the 'facebook crew' as they're known on here (Good bunch of guys and girls really), and it's an ok explore, a few nice bits and pieces among a sea of empty gutted rooms, the morgue been the highlight in pristine nick!

    History

    From wikipedia, the site closed to the public in 2010.

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    It's a big building and there's a lot to see, so apologies for this been so pic heavy...

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    The Morgue now...

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    Cheers for looking guy's as always, and hopefully no one kicks off about this, as I have kept my word to all parties involved.
     

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  2. Speed

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    Who ever told you about it is quite clearly clueless so i wouldn't worry. If something is so good it needs to be secret (this is no where near that good imo) then keep it a secret not 'tip people off' about it. One day people will realise they cant have a secret place and whore it out for an ego trip the two things are not compatible!
     
  3. The Amateur Wanderer

    The Amateur Wanderer 28DL Regular User
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    I agree with you on this one, it's certainly not the most interesting location I've ever visited, although I am more into the industry side of things myself... I also agree that if a location to to remain 'secret' it's probably not a good idea to arrange large scale visits!

    Cheers for the comment!
     
  4. WildBoyz

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    I bet it was you who sat there arranging that jigsaw, just so you could get a nice snap :thumb
     
  5. The Amateur Wanderer

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    Haha, would I? ;)

    Can't beat a quick Jigsaw after polishing up the slab! ;)
     
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    You could've still shared it and asked one of the mods to move it to NP so that the people you went with didn't do a poo in their pants about it being public on here. This whole keeping places secret is getting beyond a joke

    First photos I've seen of this place that include more than just the mortuary though, looks decent
     
  7. ACID- REFLUX

    ACID- REFLUX 28DL Regular User
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    Nice ones as usual mate :thumb

    Especially as these no Fancy Dress or Masks or HDR .......or is there on another Forum :eek:
     
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    Nice snaps thanks for posting :thumb looks like a decent explore, bet that pack of smokes is gone by the time i get there haha
     
  9. SammyRetro

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    Was here last week for my first explore. Literally on my door step. I was Interested as to what was in the room that was locked in there. Looked like it was on the nutters wing. The window was about 2 inches thick and looked as though people had been giving their best shot of smashing it.
     
  10. BlazinHawk

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    Spot on report dude,glad you enjoyed the visit just to clarify it wasn't bout it been kept secret it was about respecting the seccas wishes (spent a lot of time with john and his dog rex in hope of access)well its there to enjoy now
     
  11. The Amateur Wanderer

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    Cheers Acid :)

    And haha, can't speak for the others but certainly not me mate :D
     
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