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And now for another massive update
Sorry again for the delay! Here are the picks for the last 4+ weeks..

Industrial Pigeon Coop
Photo credit: © Stygian Echo

Flywheel Queen
Photo credit: © jrej www.gregoirec.com

Cubic Space Division
Photo credit: © Pippa Killi Nova

Broken mirror
Photo credit: © kiekmal

projection
Photo credit: © Pippa Killi Nova


Photo credit: © uʌ

Flywheel Queen
Photo credit: © jrej www.gregoirec.com

Bain Waterworks
Photo credit: © Sterling E. Stevens

The Hall
Photo credit: © ZerberuZ1

Industrial temple
Photo credit: © Subversive Photography


Photo credit: © uʌ

Steam Engine Co.
Photo credit: © earthmagnified

hierarchy
Photo credit: © rustyjaw

Laboratory 1
Photo credit: © earthmagnified

Laney and Laaaaag on Tour #2
Photo credit: © 55Laney69

Scheduled stop
Photo credit: © lostlosangeles

chill out area
Photo credit: © mr. menschenleer

pipes ahoy.
Photo credit: © stevenbley

mill02
Photo credit: © mANVIL


Photo credit: © +Ψ [ β Ë ₣ ₣ ч] Ψ + Daniela Giacalone ✄

Cementificio Pesenti (It)
Photo credit: © suspiciousminds

missile launcher
Photo credit: © Peopleinpixels - Alfonso Batalla

Centipedes
Photo credit: © Stygian Echo

Machine Shop
Photo credit: © sigma.

Building 21
Photo credit: © sigma.

Charbonnage de Beringen
Photo credit: © Cherryl.B

RUST AGE
Photo credit: © MaNOuCH !!!

Rain factory
Photo credit: © Marco Arbani

Set the controls for the heart of the sun.
Photo credit: © Romany WG

New York compressor...
Photo credit: © sdrakkon

Cristallerie
Photo credit: © kiekmal

power03
Photo credit: © mANVIL

Yet Another Ol' Mystic Prefabrication Factory
Photo credit: © marcinlachowicz.com

overbearing.
Photo credit: © stevenbley

Rough around the edges
Photo credit: © D@mon

Abandoned Coalmine
Photo credit: © Urban-explora.com

noble archs
Photo credit: © cesar azcarate

Gebläse
Photo credit: © mr. menschenleer

Twenty One
Photo credit: © earthmagnified

Twenty One
Photo credit: © earthmagnified

Back In The Day...
Photo credit: © Noss4ra2

deposit of travel memories
Photo credit: © marco_an78

Factory landscape
Photo credit: © Kingpoby

Stein et Roubaix
Photo credit: © jrej www.gregoirec.com

Abandoned coalmine
Photo credit: © Urban-explora.com


Photo credit: © SICO/EB_Coro|

ALVT
Photo credit: © telefunker

RPM-17
Photo credit: © notontv

Schwungrad
Photo credit: © Tofubratwurst

Il Scuneo (It)
Photo credit: © suspiciousminds

Manometer
Photo credit: © ZerberuZ1

Bowels
Photo credit: © jrej www.gregoirec.com

384 Florence
Photo credit: © Don Campolongo

Megaliths
Photo credit: © Bousure

The Hour of Power
Photo credit: © Stygian Echo


Photo credit: © uʌ

Inside Kremikovtzi AD
Photo credit: © Slobodan Miskovic

crumbling ceiling
Photo credit: © Jonathon Much

IMG_9463
Photo credit: © fetafunk

Labyrinth
Photo credit: © jrej www.gregoirec.com

Kaserne
Photo credit: © Guillaume Linard

Turbines
Photo credit: © jrej www.gregoirec.com

344.85
Photo credit: © FABIO PICCIONI [RADIOACTIVE PHOTOGRAPHY]


Photo credit: © the.watchman

Entering the beast
Photo credit: © Subversive Photography

Stayin' up late burning the midnight oil.
Photo credit: © reverendtheef

mill mess
Photo credit: © 3PASSA

BROKEN DREAMS
Photo credit: © riverrat18


Photo credit: © .tom troutman.

habra estado aitorortiz?
Photo credit: © Peopleinpixels - Alfonso Batalla

inside the turbine hall
Photo credit: © marco_an78

IMG_7209
Photo credit: © Taakeferd

Lace Company
Photo credit: © Filth City

Zerberuz1 @ work
Photo credit: © Miisamm

stairway into the sky
Photo credit: © The Paul Miller

gallery
Photo credit: © rustyjaw


Photo credit: © bruneliberty

derelict light
Photo credit: © LostMuzak

Cristallerie
Photo credit: © kiekmal

Decommissioned
Photo credit: © Stygian Echo

Building 113
Photo credit: © sigma

Power Level Two
Photo credit: © Dapperado

IMG_9894
Photo credit: © inventor_77

distillation towers
Photo credit: © marco_an78

IMG_9808
Photo credit: © inventor_77


Photo credit: © Herr Böb

Seek and Destroy
Photo credit: © squirrel brand

KohlenBahnhof
Photo credit: © Hitman.47

U = √3 * E
Photo credit: © LordFly

just in the middle
Photo credit: © cesar azcarate

Twenty One
Photo credit: © earthmagnified

The passage
Photo credit: © Kingpoby

Miners maze
Photo credit: © Hitman.47

PRN (De)
Photo credit: © suspiciousminds

Abbey Mills
Photo credit: © Urban Adventure

PIM-7.jpg
Photo credit: © gvandendriessche

Room for ideas
Photo credit: © jrej www.gregoirec.com

Still a Dead End, But Now Lush
Photo credit: © 95wombat

Millennium Mills...the urbex legend..
Photo credit: © The Urban Adventure

[ cooling tower moon ]
Photo credit: © shexbeer

White and clear
Photo credit: © Keraoc

Rodalquilar
Photo credit: © vetbonkie

corridor to the light
Photo credit: © ZerberuZ1

Bagni di luce
Photo credit: © Sebastiano Lo Turco

Bethlehem Steel 07
Photo credit: © Don Campolongo

The Ramp
Photo credit: © jrej www.gregoirec.com

Zeche KP
Photo credit: © jrej www.gregoirec.com

Lift engine
Photo credit: © Steph Gaudry

La chocolaterie
Photo credit: © Dju*

Il Scuneo (It)
Photo credit: © suspiciousminds

Powerplant IM, BE
Photo credit: © Aimed.be

Bochum - Abandoned steelworks in the Westpark
Photo credit: © .patrick.

Old glass roof
Photo credit: © Steph Gaudry

Twenty One
Photo credit: © earthmagnified

_23_00157
Photo credit: © greenset

Draft Room
Photo credit: © earthmagnified

Zeche KP
Photo credit: © jrej www.gregoirec.com

Zeche KP
Photo credit: © jrej www.gregoirec.com

takie tam
Photo credit: © gremdek

Zeche KP
Photo credit: © jrej www.gregoirec.com

[ forgotten padlock 369 ]
Photo credit: © shexbeer

Schmelzofen
Photo credit: © xkrätzex

Cotton spinning mill Jakobstal
Photo credit: © soho42

Il Scuneo (It)
Photo credit: © suspiciousminds

cathedral
Photo credit: © LostMuzak

Le Bureau Central
Photo credit: © ZerberuZ1

Komischer Bahnhof hier!
Photo credit: © realname

Spritzbeutel
Photo credit: © mr. menschenleer

IMG_9574
Photo credit: © Barry Falk

Central Electrique Luxembourg
Photo credit: © Batram


Photo credit: © Bas van Duijn

die kleine Koksküche
Photo credit: © Herr Böb

Building 104
Photo credit: © sigma.

In control
Photo credit: © Subversive Photography

Zeche KP
Photo credit: © jrej www.gregoirec.com

Building 102
Photo credit: © sigma.

Zeche XXL
Photo credit: © mika@urbex
Posted by Chris Smart
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