1. Welcome to 28DaysLater.co.uk - 28DL - The UK Urban Exploring / Urban Exploration / Urbex Forums.

    Asylums and Hospitals, High Stuff, Industrial, Leisure Sites, Residential Sites, Military Sites, Mines and Quarries, ROC Posts, Theatres and Cinemas, Draining, Underground Sites, European and International Sites, Leads, Rumours and News, Kit, Clothing, Equipment, Photography and Video sections plus a lot more.

    Please feel free to browse this website as a guest. Creating an account removes some ads, allows you to post replies, start new topics and threads, and gives you access to more features including bookmarking, live chat, messaging and notification systems.

    Create an account | Login | Request new password

Report - BOCM Selby - A Workshop from the past

Discussion in 'Industrial Sites' started by Carter, Sep 3, 2009.

  1. Carter

    Carter 28DL Full Member
    28DL Full Member

    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2007
    Messages:
    56
    Likes Received:
    7
    Hi all, long time since I have posted on here.

    A few months ago I paid a Sunday morning visit to the derelict joiners workshops as part of the BOCM Pauls mill at Selby (or to be correct Barlby, on the outskirts of Selby). Its huge, and spans the Doncaster- Hull railway line, a lot of it is very much still live, but there are large areas which are disused, certainly worth more than one trip.

    Following in the footsteps of King Elvis who visited at the start of the year, and once I had worked out how to get inside I was rewarded with a rich treasure trove of items to photograph. The place has suffered quite a bit of vandalism, and one section has recently had what I can only imagine was an inferno, a lot of smelly pigeon poo also:(

    Here are some of my photos:


    Pattern store:

    DSC_0130-2.jpg

    Rusty bike:

    DSC_0128-3.jpg

    This looks like a wooden version of those things that they use to pull bowing walls back into shape:

    DSC_0122-2.jpg

    Classic old poster:
    DSC_0091-1.jpg

    Weird wooden triangle thingymabobdoohickey's

    DSC_0115.jpg

    Stairs:

    DSC_0087-1.jpg

    Paint store, with a certain amount of pigeon sh*te:

    DSC_0097-1.jpg

    Tanks:
    DSC_0160-1.jpg

    Inferno:

    DSC_0135-2.jpg

    Rather liked this, very colourful:
    DSC_0158-1.jpg

    The lavvy:

    DSC_0150-1.jpg

    Chair on a boat, very random:

    DSC_0119-2.jpg

    Last one, an exterior shot:
    DSC_0077-2.jpg

    Really great site, well worth more visits.

    Thanks for looking:D
     

    Remove this ad by donating or subscribing.

Draft saved Draft deleted
Loading...

Users Who Have Read This Thread (Total: 0)

Share This Page

Remove this ad by creating an account and logging in