St Joseph’s Orphanage opened in Preston in 1872 on the site of a former almshouse. Its construction was funded by a £10,000 donation from a wealthy widow named Maria Holland. […]8 months ago See inside former Preston church due for demolition
The former St Teresa’s church, inside it Pic: scrappyNW Inside a former church earmarked for demolition has been revealed by an urban explorer. scrappyNW was granted permission by the owners […]4 years ago Watch inside abandoned St Joseph’s Orphanage in Preston
An abandoned orphanage in the centre of Preston has been pinpointed as one place to help ease the city’s housing crisis. St Joseph’s Orphanage, in Mount Street, was also a […]6 years ago Final look inside Broughton Printers in Fulwood
The presses have been halted at Broughton Printers for a few months, but an urban explorer has gained access. He was allowed in to take a look at the Goss […]6 years ago Advertisement Advertisement Inside abandoned Camelot Theme Park
Many a Prestonian will have spent some time here or seen the sign off the M6. The Camelot theme park stands empty awaiting a potential housing development but it still […]6 years ago Whittingham Asylum… forgotten?
This is a guest post David Perkins, he is a keen photographer, web designer and urban explorer. He blogs at Planetperki and you can follow him on twitter @perki. If […]13 years ago Most Discussed