Abandoned Engineering (2019): S04E05 – Tunnel to the Underworld

Introduction Documentary series focusing on ruined engineering projects that have been put to alternative use, including the site of the Chernobyl disaster, disused railway bridges and ship graveyards. Outline An abandoned town in West Virginia owes its fate to the decline of steam trains. A 2000 year old underground system in Italy begs answers. A… Read More

Abandoned Engineering (2019): S04E03 – Guernsey Nazi Towers

Introduction Documentary series focusing on ruined engineering projects that have been put to alternative use, including the site of the Chernobyl disaster, disused railway bridges and ship graveyards. Outline On the island of Guernsey, stands an abandoned construction which was once the height of war technology. In 1942 the Germans decided they were vulnerable and… Read More

Abandoned Engineering (2019): S03E08 – Sabotage in the Mountains

Introduction Documentary series focusing on ruined engineering projects that have been put to alternative use, including the site of the Chernobyl disaster, disused railway bridges and ship graveyards. Outline A strange deserted mass of concrete lost in the Polish countryside, a City Scape in the heart of Detroit falling apart, disused and abandoned, the remains… Read More

Abandoned Engineering (2019): S03E05 – The Desert Ghost Fleet

Introduction Documentary series focusing on ruined engineering projects that have been put to alternative use, including the site of the Chernobyl disaster, disused railway bridges and ship graveyards. Outline A flotilla of rusting ships in an arid desert, the sunken remains of a strange maritime vessel, a group of buildings deep in a German woodland,… Read More

Abandoned Engineering (2019): S03E04 – Germany’s D-Day Fortress

Introduction Documentary series focusing on ruined engineering projects that have been put to alternative use, including the site of the Chernobyl disaster, disused railway bridges and ship graveyards. Outline A concrete structure out at sea that came to a terrible end, a destroyed cliff top ruin in a cratered landscape that helped turn the tide… Read More

Abandoned Engineering (2019): S03E03 – Hitler’s Wonder Weapon Bunker

Introduction Documentary series focusing on ruined engineering projects that have been put to alternative use, including the site of the Chernobyl disaster, disused railway bridges and ship graveyards. Outline Hidden tunnels that over time helped an entire city to grow and prosper, a sunken wreck with a remarkable past, a concrete wartime dome hiding a… Read More

Abandoned Engineering (2019): S03E02 – The Siege of Sarajevo

Introduction Documentary series focusing on ruined engineering projects that have been put to alternative use, including the site of the Chernobyl disaster, disused railway bridges and ship graveyards. Outline A bridge that is a short time to total collapse, concrete channels running through a mountaintop forest, the rusting remains of a ship and a marooned… Read More

Abandoned Engineering (2018): S02E08 – Lost Highway in the Rainforest

Introduction Documentary series focusing on ruined engineering projects that have been put to alternative use, including the site of the Chernobyl disaster, disused railway bridges and ship graveyards. Outline What is the history of a man made island, in the shadow of the Statue of Liberty, on the Hudson River which was closed in 1954.… Read More

Abandoned Engineering (2018): S02E07 – Germany’s Lost Warship

Introduction Documentary series focusing on ruined engineering projects that have been put to alternative use, including the site of the Chernobyl disaster, disused railway bridges and ship graveyards. Outline After running aground in a Norwegian Fjord during WWII the Georg Thiele sank despite its technological advancements. Also investigated, a mysterious concrete giant on a mountain… Read More

Abandoned Engineering (2018): S02E05 – The Abandoned Nazi Railway

Introduction Documentary series focusing on ruined engineering projects that have been put to alternative use, including the site of the Chernobyl disaster, disused railway bridges and ship graveyards. Outline Finished in 1928, the Canfranc Railway Station was used during WWII under an agreement between the Spanish and the Nazis to transport tungsten. Also investigated, the… Read More