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Ok, first post on here, so hope you enjoy. Just a small explore from middle of last year but an interesting little one one nonetheless. 

 

The Royal Victoria closed bit by bit over the last few years, finally becoming empty last year. Each time we pitched up there was always something still active so we accidentally left it a bit too long without checking. Big mistake, the neds burnt half the place to the ground and a sh!tload was demod to make it safe. 

 

Anyway, we managed to explore a good but of it but only took photos of the main block. The old Victorian building despite looking externally brilliant - has been so modernised inside there is no hall anymore - just a bunch of admin rooms. 

 

Enough babbling - on with the pics :D

 

Main Entrance

34715894104_d940475b47_b.jpg_DSC2237 by Dale Hamilton, on Flickr

 

Inside the Main Entrance

35518069256_2764c43885_b.jpg_DSC2229 by Dale Hamilton, on Flickr

 

Staircase

35556909595_27d396d30f_b.jpg_DSC2228 by Dale Hamilton, on Flickr

 

Sink anyone?

34715988044_0a0b664e8f_b.jpg_DSC2227 by Dale Hamilton, on Flickr

 

Ward

34748201943_c00a4ba405_b.jpg_DSC2224 by Dale Hamilton, on Flickr

 

Spotless Ward

35556981775_77ccd32915_b.jpg_DSC2222 by Dale Hamilton, on Flickr

 

Spine Corridor

35556998385_29b323212b_b.jpg_DSC2221 by Dale Hamilton, on Flickr

 

Mural

35170284290_965cea4026_b.jpg_DSC2216 by Dale Hamilton, on Flickr

 

Bed

35170311970_304baf78ef_b.jpg_DSC2214 by Dale Hamilton, on Flickr

 

Smashed Ward and Bed

34716104294_6b5b748615_b.jpg_DSC2205 by Dale Hamilton, on Flickr

 

External

35426526791_0c17952e11_b.jpg_DSC2239 by Dale Hamilton, on Flickr

 

 

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That's a great first report! Some nice pictures here, welcome to the forum :) 

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Damn that 'spine' corridor is nice looking in a photo :)  Bit mad those sinks are nicely lined up like that, probably worth a few quid to someone i suppose :( 

 

Funny hearing the term "neds" a good ten years after moving away from scotland lol. Nice work :thumb 

 

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Cheers guys. 

 

Twas a strange big place. It went from burnt, to smashed, to intact as you went through it. 

 

Don't think I took a pic but there was a room, full to the brim with flourescent light fittings. And all the bulbs etc. Mustve been a couple of hundred of them ....quite a strange sight. 

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On 09/01/2018 at 12:44 AM, hmltnangel said:

Cheers guys. 

 

Twas a strange big place. It went from burnt, to smashed, to intact as you went through it. 

 

Don't think I took a pic but there was a room, full to the brim with flourescent light fittings. And all the bulbs etc. Mustve been a couple of hundred of them ....quite a strange sight. 

 

Sounds like someone’s dumping room...

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