hellingly | the gt hine lock-in

We moved downstairs and struck out towards the core of the hospital having got tired of the endless wards and doors. The first evidence of fire damage started appearing, with ceilings gone, and charred joists and ceiling tiles scattered on the floor below.

This room was completely burnt out and subsequently cleared. In time, grass and scrubs would find a way in, and nature would return.

Until then, a wag put a “Caution: Cleaning In Progress” sign in there. The juxtapositions in derelict buildings are often unexpected and often amusing.