UrbanSickness UK Urban Exploration
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Asylums + Hospitals -

Bangor Hospital   Cane Hill   Cane Hill Demolition   Central Middlesex Hospital   Cherry Knowles  Denbigh  Deva  Fairmile Hospital   Graylingwell Asylum  Harperbury Hospital  Hellingly  High Royds   Holywell  King Edward VII   Lancaster Moor   Leybourne Grange 
Lincoln General   Severalls   St Clements   St Georges   St Marys   UCL Middlesex   West Park   West Middlesex Hospital
Whittingham Hospital  Worcester Royal Infirmary  Yardley Green 

Military -

Anstruther Rotor Bunker Crowborough GCHQ + Aspidistra  Dover   Drakelow RSG/RGHQ Farleigh Down Tunnel   Fort Burgoyne Fort Paull   Goosnargh Bunker  Lansdown No.12 Group HQ  Kelvedon Hatch  Llanberis Ammunition Store  Longcross Barracks  Maidstone No.1 Group HQ  Monkton Farleigh  North Weald Mobilisation Centre  RAF Chilmark  RAF Holmpton  RAF Newton  
RAF Wartling  ROC Posts   Royal Military Academy   Wentworth Command Bunker

Industrial -

Battersea Power Station  Chinnor Cement Works   Fletchers Paper Mill  Ford Dagenham  Horton Kirby Paper Mill
HP Sauce Factory  NGTE Pyestock  Shipton Cement Works  SLP Engineering  Tolly Cobbald Brewery

Underground -

Browns Folly  Box freestone Quarry  Carshalton Air Raid Shelter  Eastry Chalk Mine  Epsom Road Deep Shelter  Hever Caves  Monks Quarry  Paris Catacombs  Paris Catacombs - 4 Day Visit  Ramsgate Tunnels  Ridge Quarry   Shorts Factory 
Swan Quarry (Kingsdown)  Westwood Quarry 

Other -

BIBRA Laboratory  Big Brother House  Chichester Emergency Bunker   Crawley Borough Emergency Bunker   Drapers Tower   Duke of Lancaster   Firbeck Hall   Lincoln Conservative Club  Pleasureland 
Silverlands  St Josephs Seminary   St Pancras Station  Tank testing Facility  Ushaw Seminary 

West Park Hospital

Visited August 2006-2008 with The Riddlers, Lillimouse, Markr, Spook and BenWRX

West Park Hospital opened in 1923 and was the last hospital to be built as part of the Espom Cluster, which included the other nearby hospital, Manor, Horton, St Ebbas and Long Grove
The hospital designed to hold 2000 patients has seen alot of additional buildings added over the years.

The orignal layout of a compact arrow plan remains with buildings such as isolations block, santorium, social club and staff residences added later.
The original chapel next to the mortuary has been demolished and a smaller replacement chapel incorporated into the main building. The Hospital even had its own railway on site. The Horton light railway was used to deliver construction equipment to a bay behind the water tower, but was finally stopped and the tracks removed by 1960.
The recreational hall was destroyed by arsonists in 2003.
The site was pretty accessible back in 2005 when i first visited, but with metal thieves and vandalism the site was secured with lots of security fences, boarding on all windows and cctv.
With 24hour on site security the site is harder to access, but metal thefts has still been known to occur even with all the security measures.

The hospital has some great features with the mortuary with xrays of brains and box's where the brain samples were kept, patients clothing left behind, lots of furniture, the body fridges and of course a padded cell.
With all thing the site is due to be redeveloped. A part of the site is still in use as a live hospital but will be closing when the site is developed.

The water tower and administration building are likely to remain with everything else being destroyed to make way for even more housing.

Asbestos removal teams will be onsite soon to take away any trace of asbestos, when that is completed it will not be long before demolishion starts.

West Park morgue body fridges West Park - Forgotton patients belongingsWest Park padded cell door West Park Mortuary officeWest Park Admin Building West Park Pathologist brain tissue sample box's

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