Abandoned Power Plant

Built: 1900s Abandoned: 1991 Location: US Status: Closed Down Reason: Part of Institution that closed Haunted: No This abandoned power plant was built in the early 1900’s and provided power for a state institution up the hill. This power plant was coal driven. The Reading Railroad would provide weekly drop offs of coal to this power station….

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Abandoned Powerhouse

[toggle title=”QUICK STATS. CLICK TO VIEW QUICK STATS ON THIS LOCATION”]Built: Early 1900s Abandoned: 2001 Location: US Status: Vacant Reason: School Closed Haunted: No [/toggle] Constructed in the very beginning of the 1900s, this powerhouse I believe was used for the water tower adjacent to it. It provided power to fuel the equipment used to…

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Scranton Lace Company

[toggle title=”QUICK STATS. CLICK TO VIEW QUICK STATS ON THIS LOCATION”]Built: 1891 Abandoned: After 2002 Location: Pennsylvania Status: Clean Up Started for Condos Reason: Financial Issues Haunted: Not Sure [/toggle] Built in 1891, this 500,000 sq foot warehouse / factory was one of Scranton best places to work. With over 1400 employees, it featured it…

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Eastern State Penitentiary

[toggle title=”QUICK STATS. CLICK TO VIEW QUICK STATS ON THIS LOCATION”]Built: 1820s Abandoned: 1970 Location: South East Pennsylvania Status: Private Owned, Open for Tours Reason: Overcrowded and New Laws Haunted: Yes [/toggle] Eastern State Penitentiary is known to be one of the most haunted and oldest prisions to date. Opened in 1829, this was known…

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