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Apr 14, 2013

abandoned mental asylums

High Royds (West Riding Pauper Lunatic Asylum) 
opened in 1888,  West Yorkshire

St Mary’s Asylum 
built in 1910, Stannington, north of Newcastle

Deva Asylum 
opened in 1829, Chester

St John's Asylum 
opened in 1852, Lincolnshire

Severalls Asylum 
opened in 1913, Colchester, Essex

Hellingly Asylum 
opened in 1903, East Sussex

Whittingham Asylum
founded in 1869, Lancashire

West Park Asylum 
opened in 1923, Epsom, Surrey

Cane Hill Asylum 
opened in 1883, Croydon

Denbigh Asylum
built in 1848, North Wales
(source: here)

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