Bartonville, IL: Insane Asylum
Bartonville, IL: This is the former Peoria State Hospital (also known as Bartonville State Hospital, or the Illinois Asylum for the Incurable Insane). The main building (shown here) opened in 1902. The hospital closed in 1973. It's reported to be haunted.
Belchertown State School in Belchertown, Massachusetts
Belchertown State School in #Belchertown, #Massachusetts: #Belchertown #State #School in Belchertown, Massachusetts was constructed in 1922 as the Belchertown State School for the Feeble-Minded, and spans over 845 acres of land. It is said to be #haunted by the #spirits of former #mental #patients who were neglected and subjected to a variety of experimental, inhumane medical procedures, such as #lobotomies and #electroshock #therapy. Over the years, living conditions at the #Belchertown…
Bullet on Instagram: “Built on over 600-acres of land with over 5,000 beds, the hospital included its own coal power plant, a farm and industrial shops where…”
1,041 Likes, 43 Comments - Bullet (@rust.devil) on Instagram: “Built on over 600-acres of land with over 5,000 beds, the hospital included its own coal power…”