Abandoned Engineering 6, ep. Plus, vast coastal ruins that reveal a past once wiped from history. Abandoned Engineering. Who built it and why? Series 6 Abandoned Engineering. We travel high into the mountains of the Colorado desert to find out why a hidden engineering masterpiece could disappear at any time. Also, a grim gulag in Croatia and a Louisiana plantation caught up in the aftermath of the American Civil War. But how and why were they ever built at all, and why are they now left abandoned? The series also explores how experts came up with plans to make something beautiful or useful from the ruins. Also, a haunting site in the UK with evidence of strange burial practices. Home / Series / Abandoned Engineering / Aired Order / All Seasons. A deserted once secret base call… Not scheduled. Not scheduled. An American desert canyon where fortunes were made and lives were lost, and an island fortress in Scotland with an Achilles heel. A vast snowcovered monster in the icy wilderness of southern Alaska, a ruined super structure that overshadows everything around it in and a landscape of confusing and surprising structures that once represented a bold statement of Spain's plans for the future. The series explores how and why they were built, consider the financial and social costs of their failure and examine the environmental and ecological impacts. Series 7, Episode 6. We find out if the street layout of the Soviet Union's model city become a matter of life or death for its population. Abandoned Engineering Series 6. With Sascha Auerbach Claire Barratt Vaclav Bilicky James S. Corum. March 5, 3pm. Episode guide, trailer, review, preview, cast … See episodes Hide episodes. Now they are echoes from history. Find out when Abandoned Engineering is on TV, including Series 5-Episode 6: Ghosts of the Swamp. A secretive underground base that concealed the power to destroy nations, and a sprawling industrial relic clinging to the edge of an unforgiving waterfall. Once they were among the most advanced engineering projects ever undertaken, but now they lie ruined and disused. An American prison for the violent and deranged with links to an infamous cult leader, and a cavernous tunnel network in France offering shelter from unrelenting bombardment. Abandoned Engineering Series 6 Episode 2: Forbidden Island-Cast and crew. Including an exploration of forgotten relics from the defence of America's homeland, at Fort Jackson, USA, concealed by the banks of the Mississippi River; a concrete behemoth at Lorient Sub Base, on the coast of France, that proved invulnerable to enemy bombardment; and a ghostly ruin at Gwrych that is now home to a haunting presence. A now silent site that played a pivotal role defending the U.S through the 20th century. A little-known dark past explains the vast monolithic structures that dominate the small British island of Guernsey. Legendary film sets with surprising pasts and real locations that inspired Hollywood. These deserted places are home to extraordinary mysteries and untold secrets, and revisit them to understand how they were built, and why they were abandoned. The Georg Thiele was a technological masterpiece, but now it is a shipwreck, lost to the sea after running aground during a naval battle in WWII. The underground base with the power to destroy a nation, the site linked with an attempt to kill a dictator, and an ancient world discovered in the American wilderness. Including an exploration of a marooned iron-clad structure in Portland, off the coast of England, that hides a dramatic story of war and resilience; Pratt Cotton Gin Mill, a vast facility in the heart of America's deep south that helped tear apart a nation; and a Mediterranean island fortress at Spinalonga, Greece, that became the scene of a dark conspiracy. Today, 4:00pm on Yesterday +1 Series 2 Episode 8. An iron monster lost in the Alaskan tundra, a Crusader fort thrown into a modern conflict, and a prison built to house a mafia kingpin. Hear how a crumbling hill in the Peak District and dunes in California caused the closure of two roads. Also investigated a 4,000 tonne rusted mass of steel in a field in Eastern Germany, an empty complex located in Philadelphia, and in North Dakota a sinister looking concrete pyramid dating back to the Cold War. In North Wales a secret facility which once manufactured mustard gas and enriched uranium lies in ruins. Season 1. We aim for the stars and find out why unwanted battleship guns allow the United States to gain vital information about the borders of space. Within a dense Polish woodland sits a forgotten complex with an explosive history. 12:00. The Forgotten Pyramid of … G. PG. New. Also, grand coastal defences in Ghana reveal a tortured past. Find reviews for the latest series of Abandoned Engineering or look back at early seasons. A strange-looking deserted town with an almost supernatural atmosphere on a remote Norwegian archipelago in the Arctic Ocean was in fact an ambitious Soviet mining outpost with a tragic history. Track Abandoned Engineering season 5 episodes. Abandoned Engineering Yesterday 2017 As the saying goes – they probably seemed like good ideas at the time.The world is peppered with examples of incredible engineering projects and buildings designed to make life easier for those that used them, amaze those that came to see them, and make money for those that ordered, designed and built them. Plus, a long, winding formation that was once supposed to help defend Hitler's Third Reich. Abandoned Engineering S07E05 720p HDTV x264-TVR These are some of the most spectacular examples of abandoned engineering the world has ever known. Episode and Series guides for Abandoned Engineering. Find out when Abandoned Engineering is on TV, including Series 2-Episode 6: America's Jungle City. A towering structure with an explosive past, a deserted cityscape, a mysterious top-secret facility and a vast Nazi construction. Abandoned Engineering. Hear how the Politz synthetic fuel plant in Poland, now a derelict site, was once central to Nazi Germany's drive to become self-sufficient on fuel. A grim gulag in Croatia, a wartime underground complex in Scotland, and a plantation in the Deep South of America, rooted in the troubled aftermath of the American Civil War. Abandoned Engineering: Series 1 The series explores how and why they were built, consider the financial and social costs of their failure and examine the environmental and ecological impacts. A complex of stone buildings near Hadrian's Wall that were built to keep Northern hoards at bay. The series explores how and why they were built, considers the … Claustrophobic prison cells that contain a story worthy of international acclaim, and a vast mountainside complex that held the power to change the world. Find out when Abandoned Engineering is on TV, including Series 7-Episode 6: The Mafia Bunker. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. A lost escape route from nuclear Armageddon... A submerged link to D-day... Once they were at the cutting edge of design and construction, now they lie disused, contaminated and dangerous. The series explores how and why they were built, consider the financial and social costs of their failure and examine the environmental and ecological impacts. A town in West Virginia that fell victim to the pace of change when steam trains became obsolete and an underground complex in Italy that had been abandoned for nearly 2,000 years. And how did Nazi Germany create a huge mind control facility at a holiday resort? Quest for Power: Hear about some disused structures that were once at the forefront of power supply, including Kelenfold Power Station in Budapest and Wardenclyffe Tower in New York. Henry Ford's Fordlandia Rubber Town has been left to rot in the Amazon Rainforest, but it was once a symbol of the American dream. Also, a cold, dark, underground mountain network that cost the lives of thousands... the crumbling ruins of an English industry that turned poison into profit... a peaceful village that was shattered by the terrors of war. A creepy collection of buildings, monuments hidden in a Parisian park and an eerie graveyard of discarded ships strewn along the banks of a mighty river. And we go inside a Cold War sub. 14/12/2020. 14/12/2020. Plus, a crumbling Italian fortress and a ghostly Ukrainian mansion. With Tom Ward, Rob Bell, Jim Meigs, James S. Corum. We ask why a stretch of overgrown concrete in a Czech reservoir is known as 'Hitler's bridge'. See episodes Hide episodes. But who built them? The series also explores how experts came up with plans to make something beautiful or useful from the ruins.Part 6: Road to NowhereHear how a crumbling hill in the Peak District and dunes in California caused the closure of … The creation of a set of Second World War sea defences built near the mouth of the River Thames to protect London. A seemingly innocuous sports centre hides a sinister underground bunker. Tom Ward Host. Learn about the strange-looking, derelict military facilities in Farnborough, which were once wind tunnels that played a vital role in WWII. An impressive compound commandeered and repurposed by a brutal regime and an eerie complex off the coast of Ireland that became the biggest of its kind. A village ruin, pitted and scarred, a ghostly fleet of ships, a bridge to nowhere hidden in a forest and strange metal structures in a wood. Ruins of a vast industrial ghost town in the United States, a windswept Scottish island and the remains of a resort in Japan that watched a city burn. Crumbling and on the brink of destruction, they can be reminders of terror, war and the devastating power of nature, but also of extraordinary events, great innovation and human endeavour. Season 6. The Mafia Bunker. Abandoned Engineering: Series 1 The series explores how and why they were built, consider the financial and social costs of their failure and examine the environmental and ecological impacts. The programme looks at a mysterious group of rusting ships stranded in an arid desert, a monstrous defensive line on the snow-covered peaks of the Italian Alps, a ghostly collection of buildings, and the sunken remains of a unique vessel. Upcoming broadcasts. An abandoned concrete wall... five strange deserted structures. © 2021 TheTVDB.com, A Whip Media Company. Structures of steel and iron eerily stand unfinished after they were abandoned midway in construction, covered in weeds, moss and rust, the show explores what they could have been. 11:00. Tomorrow, 3:00pm on Yesterday Series 3. What happened to an infamous pirate city in Jamaica? We explore the worlds strangest engineering projects that created empty silent cities. The series also explores how experts came up with plans to make something beautiful or … A juggernaut of Soviet engineering which was crucial to the international space race. Plus, a concrete pyramid build during the Cold War. Find out when Abandoned Engineering is on TV, including Series 1-Episode 6: Roads to Nowhere. S01E01 Silent Cities February 18, 2017; UKTV Yesterday; Empty buildings and infrastructures are full of the echoes of real people and vanished lives, leaving many questions unanswered and mysteries unsolved. We explore a forgotten structure deep in the Arizona desert to ask if it is the true home of America's space programme. Season 5 guide for Abandoned Engineering TV series - see the episodes list with schedule and episode summary. Within a dense Polish woodland sits a forgotten complex with an explosive history. Blast Zone. A ship graveyard in Maryland has been colonised by wildlife. Abandoned Engineering Series 6 Once they lead the way in engineering and construction - now they are echoes from history. Also, a covert Communist base hid Cold War submarines for Tito, the former leader of Yugoslavia on the island of Vis. Also, a collection of imposing buildings on the southern tip of Australia, the remains of curious-looking basins emerging from the waves in the shadow of the Golden Gate Bridge and the ruins of a monumental construction project in southern Germany that was a ruthless regime's deadly prototype. Also, grand coastal defences in Ghana reveal a tortured past. An Albanian village home to Allied secret agents, devastated for resisting the Nazi war machine, and a notorious asylum in America that enforced lobotomies on a terrifying scale. A devastated cliff-top ruin, an extraordinarily tall tower, a concrete structure stranded at sea and a heavy metal monster in a field all feature. New Episodes. Massive engineering for the time, seven steel boxes rise 80-feet out of the water at the mouth of the River Thames. Concrete channels hidden in a mountaintop forest, a collapsing bridge, a marooned military base and the upright rusting carcass of ship. Abandoned Engineering 6, ep. Finally, we uncover the story behind Cape Town's invisible bridge, which never carried a single vehicle. Within these decaying structures are the echoes of history. Abandoned Engineering. We find out how the highest bridge in the world collapsed in less than one minute. Also, grand coastal defences in Ghana reveal a tortured past. Blast Zone . Abandoned Engineering Series I This series takes the viewer on a whirlwind trip around the world to explore some of its most mysterious abandoned structures. A small isolated country littered with strange concrete mushrooms and a secret Japanese facility that was once at the forefront of weapons technology. Series 7 | Episode 6 New. Some of the world's most incredible engineering projects now lie in ruins: ambitious cities that are now empty ghost towns, bridges that were never finished, and roads to nowhere. A settlement in Argentina destroyed by floods, a town in the US that has been erased, and a Soviet dream-town that turned into a nuclear nightmare. Features a ruined compound in Colombia which was once home to Pablo Escobar and alien-looking structures with no apparent purpose, isolated in an empty English marshland in Denge, near Dungeness in Kent. Abandoned Engineering (TV Series 2016– ) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Projects include a maze of tunnels filled with haunting remains beneath the streets of Paris and a strange formation of domed structures hovering over the waters off Florida. The series follows three men who make a living by scavenging abandoned buildings across America. Once they were at the cutting edge of engineering, design and construction. Deserted Scottish coastal defences and a complex that's crucial to American history. Season 6 guide for Abandoned Engineering TV series - see the episodes list with … And the former HQ of the Soviet Army in East Germany was a forbidden Soviet city within a city - the vast site in the East of Berlin is still abandoned today but its architecture still impresses and even the statues of Lenin still stand in this visually remarkable, place from another time. 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