Two Abandoned Houses – Manawatu

These two beauties sit side by side in a small secluded piece of the Manawatu region called Ohingaiti. Note: Please, don’t trespass on private properties. Always seek permission before entering any derelict or abandoned locations. Also, be aware of your surroundings and look out for any danger areas or hazards. Please investigate safely.

Lake Alice WW11 era Water Tower – Rangitikei

The tower and pump shed are all that remain of the old Lake Alice Psychiatric Hospital to which it supplied water to. A unique feature to this water tower is its windows. Located near Bulls, the tower has three floors with windows and 360-degree views of the surrounding farmland and mountains.      

St Bathans Old School Ruins

At the end of Cross Street situated beside St Patrick’s church are the old school ruins.  These hauntingly beautiful remains serve as a picturesque and poignant memorial to the generations of children who once lived in the town. At its peak the school roll reached 40 pupils (sometimes being taught in relays to conserve space),… Continue reading St Bathans Old School Ruins