strange/offbeat

Eerie Pictures Of An Abandoned Sex Motel Thought To Be Haunted By Ghosts

A SERIES of eerie photographs reveal the dishevelled remains of an abandoned sex motel thought to be haunted by ghosts. Previously known as a rendezvous for secret lovers’ meetings and a discrete place to hide extramarital affairs, the desolate Fuurin…
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Former fire station undisturbed since the 1960s rediscovered by curious workers

With a hose coiled in the corner and uniforms hung up along the wall, it looks as though firefighters have only just left this station. A fire station was installed in the basement of a munitions factory in Dudley in…
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Today tanks old and new were honoured at a special event in London, with a First World War replica Mark IV vehicle taking centre stage alongside a modern Challenger 2 behemoth

Today’s digitally-equipped supertanks which can take out targets two miles away owe it all to their ancestors which first rolled into battle at walking pace 100 years ago Today marks the 100th anniversary of the first ever use of the…
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Rusty remains of the Grand Orient Express as it crumbles into oblivion

THESE pictures reveal the crumbling ruins of the famed Grand Orient Express, now hollowed-out and almost reduced to rubble. There are only a couple of the trains, launched in 1883, left in the world. This example stands dormant in Belgium,…
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Fascinating pictures of the abandoned halls and wards where the young Fuhrer was treated after being injured in the Battle of the Somme

A century ago, before he rose to global infamy, Adolf Hitler, wounded in battle, a future strongman at his weakest moment, was here. Haunting pictures show abandoned hospital south of Berlin where Adolf Hitler was treated during First World War…
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Images reveal the hidden cargo of a barnacle-ridden British World War II navy ship submerged in the Red Sea

These breath-taking images show the abandoned vehicles inside a sunken British World War II Merchant Navy ship that’s been left decaying underwater for the last 75 years. These images of the wreck of SS Thistlegorm were taken by Super Jolly,…
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Secret tunnels used as factories by Nazis as they hid from Allied bombs during World War II opened as a museum

They were a last resort for the Nazis as emergency factory space to avoid Allied bombs towards the end of the Second World War. Now the public are able to explore the tunnels below Jakobsberg Hill near the town of…
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Robot Finds ‘Monster’ Remains In Loch Ness

A robot has been searching the depths of Loch Ness following claims of an underwater trench housing the fabled monster. Scientists have discovered the remains of a ‘monster’ in Loch Ness, but it’s not the one they were looking for….
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