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Asylum, UK ... this looks like where they must have gotten the inspiration for the Arkham Asylum game's look!

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Hudson River Hospital....this was on the first floor of the original hospital. It was called "The Main Building" but us workers called "Up on the Hill"...usually if you got called up on the hill you were in deep shit for some kind of infraction so you'd better call your CSEA Union Rep..mine was Pete Delianoid...He died from Cancer maybe from asbestos exposure at the hospital...

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Images of the abandoned Jefferson Davis Hospital, built above a confederate cemetary, which is said to be haunted.

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Taunton, MA

Taunton State Hospital built in 1854 in Taunton, Mass. Built according to the Kirkbride plan of mental asylums. The breezeways were added in the 1890's to connect the neo-classical buildings. After abandonment, most of the buildings burned down. The rest were demolished in 2009.

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Abandoned Forest Park Hospital - St. Louis , MO. The hospital -- once the home of a nursing school, an emergency room, a psychiatric wing, and a maternity ward -- struggled financially for years before the doors closed for good. Now, it's slated to become an expansion site for the St. Louis Zoo.

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