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Buildings left to the Vandals in Morisset

by Kitty Jellinek
The substantial brick buildings have been abandoned – left to the vandals – at the Psychiatric hospital for the criminally insane. Did the tax payer pay for these buildings in the first place? What a waste, surely these buildings could have been converted to a useful purpose. The former Ward 21 of Morisset Hospital. This ward was closed and abandoned in 1991 and as a consequence has been left to ruins. Opened in 1933, Ward 21 was in a location quite remote to the main part of the hospital and surrounded by high security and very tall prison like walls. […]