Sunday, September 29, 2013

Quarantine Shadows

This is one of 5 similar 2 storey hospital buildings at the Point Nepean Quarantine Station which was begun in 1854 and opened in 1859.
More details HERE.
The site is now just open for the curious wanderer.

quarantine shadows
Ticonderoga fever 
haunts the halls

The Ticonderoga was a ship from Liverpool, England carrying scores of fever-stricken passengers.

Linking to:
Shadow Shot Sunday 2


Magical Mystical Teacher said...

Oh, dear! Might one still contract the fever? Hope not! :)

Vane M. said...

Estrutura curiosa, e as sombras traçam desenhos bonitos na parede. Um abraço!

Jeannie Marie said...

Fabulous haiku to go with your shot.

BLOGitse said...

I couldn't walk in those halls...iiiik.

Thanks for URL/name comment option!

Ruth Kelly said...

A place of death - it is spooky. Nice photo.

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