Erholungsheim Hermann Duncker (DE) – an abandoned retirement home in the Harz mountains

During the return trip from a short holiday in the Harz Mountains last summer, we took a short break for this beautiful location. We were dropped by our fellow explorer Lia, who then looked for a strategic place to keep an eye on things. Twan and I were able to stretch our legs for a while in this large building, where the great decline started a long time ago. With some crumbled ceilings and stairs that are not completely reliable, a great challenge!

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Sanatorium Hohentanneck (DE) – An abandoned lung hospital in the green surroundings of the Harz.

The Hohentanneck sanatorium was built in 1905 and was one of the many sanatoria in Sülzhayn.  It was used as a private lung sanatorium for man en women in the region. In 1907 the hospital had 35 beds, after they built a new section to the sanatorium in 1950 it could house 50 patients.

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