Posts Tagged ‘abandoned buildings’

A Capone's Vault on the Viaduct

A Capone’s Vault on the Viaduct

February 10, 2012  |  Found

Everyone's talking about the Reading Viaduct, but what's inside its long-sealed train station? > more

Owner Of Historic Church Slammed For Lack Of Effort & Imagination In Its Sale

Owner Of Historic Church Slammed For Lack Of Effort & Imagination In Its Sale

February 1, 2012  |  Morning Blend

The case for adaptive reuse, the science of urban wayfinding, seeking an improved Holmesburg Junction, and lingering pessimism in Hunting Park > more

When Banks Looked Like Cathedrals

When Banks Looked Like Cathedrals

January 30, 2012  |  Last Light

A glimpse inside the other--and perhaps even more spectacular--abandoned bank building under the El in Kensington > more

Demolished Buildings of 2011, Part Two

Demolished Buildings of 2011, Part Two

December 17, 2011  |  Last Light

Conkling-Armstrong Terra Cotta, Sidney Hillman Medical Center, The Spectrum, Poplar St. A.M.E. Zion, and dozens of buildings at the Frankford Arsenal: RIP > more