Abandoned House, Enniskerry (Ireland) - Derelict World Photography - Lainey Quinn

Derelict House, Enniskerry.

I usually have a rule that I never go into an abandoned house but I broke that when I went away for a weekend to Enniskerry. I saw this derelict building on the side of the road, door wide open, so I let my curiosity get the better of me. In I went, to a … Continue reading Derelict House, Enniskerry.

Derelict Windgate Farm, Co. Wicklow, Ireland – Derelict World Photography - Lainey Quinn

Derelict Windgate Farm, Co. Wicklow, Ireland

This site was pretty cool, but it was small considering a lot of rooms were inaccessible due to flooding. The buildings that were open and derelict, were all being actively used by squatters it seemed and the amount of rubbish and graffiti implied there was a lot of drugs/drinking going on here too. Overall, it … Continue reading Derelict Windgate Farm, Co. Wicklow, Ireland

Abandoned Farmhouse, Co. Wexford

I stumbled on this derelict farmhouse in County Wexford, Ireland one day as I was going for a Summer stroll. Sometimes, the best explorations are buildings you find spontaneously. There were a good few abandoned structures here but most of which were completely boarded up. The areas I did manage to get in to were … Continue reading Abandoned Farmhouse, Co. Wexford

Derelict Clancy Barracks, Dublin (Ireland) – Derelict World Photography - Lainey Quinn

Abandoned Military Clancy Barracks, Dublin (Ireland)

The Clancy Barracks date from about 1857 and have had a long connection with artillery, cavalry, and ordnance. They have been associated with various military events including the Crimean War, the Boer War, World War 1, and the 1916 rising. The site is now being used for various film and TV show sets, most notably … Continue reading Abandoned Military Clancy Barracks, Dublin (Ireland)

Abandoned Portrane Mental Asylum, Co Dublin (Ireland)– Derelict World Photography - Lainey Quinn

Derelict Portrane Mental Asylum, Co Dublin (Ireland)

This is one of the most challenging sites I have explored on my own. I knew security would be very high here, so I opted for a back entrance in. This meant using Google Maps to navigate through several overgrown football pitches and through very creepy woods until I came across small derelict buildings that … Continue reading Derelict Portrane Mental Asylum, Co Dublin (Ireland)

Abandoned 1916 Bolands Flour Mill, Dublin (Ireland) – Derelict World Photography – Lainey Quinn

Derelict 1916 Bolands Flour Mill, Dublin (Ireland)

I spent months trying to find a way into this historical building that played such an important part in Irish history, specifically 1916. It is where Eamon De Valera and his men hid out when things were getting heated in Dublin during the war of independence. Another site I've explored that holds even more historical … Continue reading Derelict 1916 Bolands Flour Mill, Dublin (Ireland)

Abandoned Swiftcall Call Centre, Sandymount (Ireland) – Derelict World Photography - Lainey Quinn

Derelict Swiftcall Call Centre, Sandymount (Ireland)

When I see a big sign on a door saying "KEEP OUT", my mind tells me no but my body tells me yes. It is impossible not to go in especially when you know there's an abandoned site behind it. This derelict call centre was your standard abandoned office - old equipment still there, wires … Continue reading Derelict Swiftcall Call Centre, Sandymount (Ireland)