Running around New York. (futurebird) wrote in urban_decay,
Running around New York.

North Brother Island, NYC

We went to North Brother Island today. It is a small uninhabited island off of the coast of Manhattan. There is a hospital there that served as a TB treatment center then later drug rehab for troubled youths in the 60s. Today it is an urban ruin and a sanctuary for birds. We will return. There's so much more to see. On this trip we just located the buildings, I want to do more research before our next visit.

This how how we got there:


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