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  1. Barcoco

    Information - Glaisnock Mansion House (south Ayrshire)

    Hi all, my first post here. Firstly, a bit of the history. Glaisnock Mansion House, built around 1833, 1 mile south of Cumnock, was designed by James Ingram of Kilmarnock for a Mr James Allason. The Council opened Glaisnock in 1952 as a junior secondary school. The school specializing in rural...
  2. laraaaaaa

    Hello from Scotland - Glasgow/Edinburgh/Perth/Inverness

    Hellooo! ✨ I don't really know if i'm supposed to say something here, but I'm just going to introduce myself; my names Lara, I don't know if you can tell by the title but i move around a lot, and I stumbled across this place while looking for abandoned sites around Glasgow-Edinburgh-Perth...
  3. VaeVictis

    Report - Abandoned military accommodation, Hoy, Orkney Islands - September 2018

    Hi all, New here, so this is a retrospective from a few years ago, doubt it has changed too much since then though! The island of Hoy has a large amount of disused buildings stemming from the bases and ships stationed here during WW2 and the early post-war period, which have since been...
  4. N

    Report - First Exploration to Newmiln House Hotel - Perth

    Hey! I am relatively new to the whole Urban Exploring thing but have always been interested in derelict/ abandoned buildings, so after doing some research I came across Newmiln House and decided I wanted to go explore with friends. So we drove to Perth and found a near by village to park in...
  5. E

    Report - Lloyds Bank offices, Edinburgh - February 2020

    The explore This was a fun one for sure. After doing a bit of research on sites in Edinburgh I set off, this being the only one I could get into. I was surprised by the fact nobody had explored it before considering it was a pretty big one and had been lying empty for a while. It was an...
  6. Dixon789

    Report - Dunaskin brickworks

    Quick explore while working in the area. This site is well documented, here is an extract from theviewfromthenorth.org. "In 1848 the Dalmellington Iron Co opened a large ironworks at Dunaskin near Dalmellington. The works flourished into the twentieth century, but by 1921 had become obsolete...
  7. M

    Report - Cawdor ROC Post, Nairnshire/Highlands and Islands - January 2020

    Date of visit: 11/01/2020 Apologies in advance for the possibly awful photos. I don't have a fancy camera, just my phone and this is my first "documented" exploration into something other than a few Pillboxes and abandoned houses.) Information provided by Subbrit.org Post opened: 1960 Post...
  8. Hiddenscotsman

    Report - Thornton Fever Hospital, Fife - May 2017

    This interesting find has had many uses but is still known to this day as a Fever Hospital. Opened in 1902 as a fever isolation hospital- treating illnesses such as scarlet fever, diphtheria and meningitis. The Fifeshire Typhoid epidemic in 1903 ensured that the hospital was full to capacity...
  9. rjbains

    Question - Primary School In Scotland | 01.07.2019 |

    I came across this abandoned primary school whilst traveling from Birkwood Castle to Hartwood Hospital on some country roads in a little village. Real quiet place with no one around to even ask about it. I have no clue as to what the area was called though, stupid enough to not take note for...
  10. rjbains

    New Explorer! Big map to complete!

    Hola guys, so I'm new to reporting and also pretty new to exploring too. Saw a couple of buildings while driving on my travels and decided from the enjoyment of exploring them to plan a roadtrip to Scotland and hit some places up there. I'll be posting reports to show what I found, apologies if...
  11. Sammorris_42

    Report - Arts Guild Theatre, Greenock - June 2018

    Hi, i'm a long time lurker but i've finally decided to make my first report, I hope I do everything correct :) History This site was originally built as a swimming pool in 1881, until it closed in 1941 and was then bought over by the Greenock Arts Guild Ltd in 1946. In 1949 The Arts Guild...
  12. Dixon789

    General - South Queensferry Port Edger

    I am unsure on this but I have been told it's an abandoned MOD site. First spotted it 2 years ago but had never been in untill today. Got a early dart from work so went for a "wee wander" as they say up here!!
  13. B

    Newbie from the north!

    Hey guys, New to this from the north east of England, never done this before and looking to take the plunge, put my big boy pants on and start exploring! Looking for beginners tips, chats and fellow explorers from the north to possibly meet up! I'm super friendly, good banter and not a serial...
  14. David Connor

    Report - Ardeer ICI bomb shelters and surrounding areas.

    Once the site of a major ICI chemical works, Ardeer lies at the head of the Ardeer peninsula, now part of Stevenston, North Ayrshire, and was a dominant global supplier of explosives to the mining and quarrying industries and a major player in the design and development of products for the...
  15. Terminal Decline

    Report - Abbotshall School, Kirkcaldy, Scotland - January 2019

    History The first school was built in 1890 and designed by Robert Little. When the building was listed in 1996 it was used by Fife Council as employee development, social and community care training center. The second school situated further up the hill, adjacent to the original building was...
  16. C

    Report - Lochgilphead High School, October 2009

    Apologies for the picture quality, but I took these nearly nine-and-a-bit years ago with what was then cutting-edge phone camera technology! - My old high school, just before it was demolished:
  17. C

    Report - Perceton House (1968 extension) council offices, Irvine, Ayrshire. December 2018

    Hey folks, this is my first post on here, tho I've been an UrbEx-er for a good few years ;) Until about 9 years ago this used to be my head office ...drove past it a few weeks back, only to find it in the process of being demolished. Well, I couldn't miss the opportunity to "find" a way in to...
  18. E

    Report - Drove to Chernobyl!

    Hello! So me and Cameron enjoy exploring abandoned shit, explored a lot around the uk and drove to Berlin and explored some ww2 nazi training camps and a ww2 chemical factory which was also cool. In May we decided to go all out and drive from Scotland (Lockerbie) to Chernobyl..calling in at...
  19. ast92

    Report - Glen O'Dee Hospital, Banchory - August 2015

    Never got round to posting this, visit was about a year before some neds burnt the place. Had family and friends who lived just a short walk from this place, always wanted to pay a visit and glad I did before it went! It was quite trashed compared to early reports but still held a lot of...
  20. Urbanexploreslothian

    Report - Cummins Diesel Engine Factory - Shotts , Scotland

    Owned and specifically built for a corporation founded roughly 100 years ago that designs, manufactures, and distributes engines, filtration, and power generation products who also services engines and related equipment. This state of the art Diesel engine factory founded in the mid 1950’s...
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