Enchanted garden

Jug End Rd, Egremont, MA

Since the time when Mr. Van Guilder owned the property it has been the site of the early settlement, a boy’s school, and more recently Jug End Barn Resort. The resort got its name from the German word “Jugend,” meaning youth. During its heyday, the resort was a mecca for singles, beginning in the 1930s …

New England Knitting Co.

Old Mill building in Winsted

My good friend, Ted Roth arranged a short tour for us at the Old Mill at 10 Bridge street in Winsted. The buildings used to house at one time the New England Knitting Co. and later on the Winsted Furniture store. According to the owner Marty Goldin the plan for the renovations include possible further …

Keep Away

Shanty Town in Hudson, New York

Off the beaten path in Hudson, New York I found the remnants of a little town that time, flood and ice took a terrible toll. Beautiful but in the same time quite spooky place. It is completely abandoned now but there always seem to be a few people driving in and out of the place. …

The Ghost of Holiday House

Holiday House in Washington, CT

Deep in the woods in Washington, CT well hidden are the remnants of Holiday House, that once was hotel for factory girls from Brooklyn. My friend , Ted Roth found this long abandoned place which is most definitely haunted

Steampunk fest

Hudson Valley Steampunk Fest at the Rhinebeck Aerodrome

Since most people have not the faintest idea what “Steampunk” is, here is the definition form Wikipedia: #1: a style of design and fashion that combines historical elements with anachronistic technological features inspired by science fiction. #2: a genre of science fiction that has a historical setting and typically features steam-powered machinery rather than advanced …