This was my second visit to the original ‘Cornwall County Asylum’ – not much has changed since my first visit. The water ingress in the main hall was clearly becoming more of an issue. The future of the buildings still remain unknown but local residents continue to campaign to get the hall opened for community use.

5 Comments

  • steven greenaway, October 2, 2015 @ 02:23

    amazing & disturbing….

  • tammio, October 16, 2013 @ 14:31

    Unfortunatley the bulldozers are in and they have knocked down loads, still there now, tragic!!!

  • Rich, January 5, 2013 @ 23:08

    Hi guys, just a short note about my great grandmother who was an an inmate of St Lawrence’s. She came from a poor fishing village called Appledore in N. Devon. I think she became an inmate around 1910. What i would like to know is, why she died and why was she in the hosptal.

  • tumbles, March 13, 2011 @ 15:59

    Please don’t ask me access details.

  • topmatt, March 12, 2011 @ 18:39

    hi, how to you get in the hospital,? I need to do a photoshoot and it looks perfect??

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