Bauxite for the German war machine

DSC_0260

The Giant Chemical works, has a dark history with its Nazi past and its production of synthetic Bauxite, during ww2 the alloy was used for Aircraft production. Continue reading

Advertisements

The Ghosts of Burnau kaserne

P1000463

I had the opportunity to go and explore this place in November 2014, it was one of two barracks in the Town.
that was part of the German army, during WW2 in the small town of Bernau, it had two Army barracks that mainly supplied the uniforms for the Wehrmacht and for Nazi Germany’s military elite forces. Continue reading

The most feared building in Berlin

DSC_1557

Prinz-Albrecht-Strasse is a street in Berlin, the capital of Germany. It is best known for having been the location of the headquarters of the Reich Main Security Office, SD, Gestapo and the SS in Nazi Germany. Continue reading

On my radio in Funkhaus Grünau

P1000185Grunau such a beautiful area with all its big plush houses along side of the Langer See , I had explored the ballhaus Riviera 2 years before, so it was great to be going back to such a beautiful area out side of Berlin. Continue reading

The lost statues of Anhalter Bahnhof

berlinanhalterbf1933

This was another of my Berlin railway explores, the only real bit of the Anhalter Bahnhof that survives is the front facade, so they say, but if you do a bit of research in the area, there is much more to be found.

Continue reading

Berlin Abandoned Spreepark burned down

DSC_1330

A fire destroyed large parts of the remaining buildings at the abandoned theme park in Berlin, The buildings of a fake Western-style town was  completely destroyed in the blaze. Continue reading