Frozen in time: abandoned Riverside Hospital: "North Brother Island is a small island in the East River of New York City, just a short distance from the Bronx. It is now an uninhabited bird sanctuary but between 1885 and the late 1930's it was were patients of the Riverside Hospital were kept in isolation. The ... [h]ospital, built first as a smallpox hospital but later expanded to other quarantinable diseases ... [was opened on] North Brother Island in 1885." Image Source: Deserted Places.
The blog will be frozen in time until 14 February 2015, while I am away due to other work commitments.