Tag: North Brother Island
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Slate has published an amazing set of photos taken by Christopher Payne about the mysterious North Brother Island just north of Manhattan. The photos are part of Christopher’s much larger portion of images all about North Brother Island which are featured in his latest book. For 5 years, he traveled by boat to North Brother […]

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A November 2011 post over at Radiolab details the painstakingly hard obstacles facing you if you plan on visiting the abandoned North Brother Island. Leaving this here for my future self.

Mystery Island on the East River – the ruins of North Brother Island from max touhey on Vimeo. I’ve always wanted to come here but never did because the only way to this island is via boat. And I don’t have a boat and I don’t know anybody who does. This’ll do though. [via]

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This has been published for a while now, but I’m going through some old saved tabs and this one was too good to keep ignoring. The Kingston Lounge journeyed into North Brother Island, an island in NYC that has literally been abandoned completely since 1963. It has a rich history of being an insane asylum, […]