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Parque José Martí Stadium | Photo © 2018 Bullet, www.abandonedfl.com

Ruins of Cuba: Parque José Martí Stadium

  The design of the stadium is reminiscent of the Miami Marine Stadium in Miami, Florida Parque José Martí in Havana, Cuba was originally designed in the 1940s under the Fulgencio Batista regime...

LaVilla Shotgun Houses | Photo © 2019 Bullet

LaVilla Shotgun Houses

  The shotgun houses when they were located on Lee Street. Decades ago, Jacksonville was filled with many of these types of homes which many know them as “shotgun houses”. There is a bit...

A Glorious Church | Photo © 2012 Bullet, www.abandonedfl.com

A Glorious Church

  First Baptist Church, 1920s. Courtesy of the State Archives of Florida. The First Baptist Church congregation built its first church at the corner of E. Tarpon and Ring Avenues. Dr. Dee Diamandis...

White Sulfur Springs Ruins | Photo © 2019 Bullet, www.abandonedfl.com

White Sulfur Springs Ruins

  The bathhouse at White Springs in 1912. Photo courtesy of the Florida State Archives. When Spanish explorers visited the area in the 1530s, the area was inhabited by the Timucuan tribe who believed...

Richmond Naval Air Station | Photo © 2012 Bullet, www.abandonedfl.com

Richmond Naval Air Station

  A circa 1943 view of the interior of the massive NAS Richmond blimp hangar, showing 5 Navy blimps & a blimp gondola undergoing maintenance. Lieutenant Nelson Grills and his crew of nine...

Mt. Calvary Baptist Church | Photo © 2019 Bullet, www.abandonedfl.com

Mt. Calvary Baptist Church

  1949 Sanborn Insurance Map for Jacksonville, Florida. Library of Congress The Mt. Calvary Baptist Church is a church located in the historically black neighborhood of Brooklyn. Originally known as...

El Jobean Grand Hotel | Photo © 20122 Bullet, www.abandonedfl.com

El Jobean Hotel

The Town of Southland The El Jobean Hotel is a historic hotel built in the town of El Jobean, located in what was once part of Manatee County. The area located on the northeast bank of the Myakka...

Crandon Park Zoo | Photo © 2014 Bullet, www.abandonedfl.com

Crandon Park Zoo

Crandon Park Zoo brochure, 1960s In late August and early September 1965, a hurricane spun across the Atlantic Ocean, looping, pausing and backtracking like some terrible ballerina trying to keep her...

James Ross Mellon House | Photo © 2018 Bullet, www.abandonedfl.com

James Ross Mellon House

James Ross Mellon James Ross Mellon was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on January 14, 1846, son of Judge Thomas Mellon who is known for being the founder of Mellon Bank and patriarch of the wealthy...

PotashCorp Phosphate Terminal | Photo © 2017 Bullet, www.abandonedfl.com

PotashCorp Phosphate Terminal

  PotashCorp Phosphate Terminal, 1977. In early-1966, Occidental Agricultural Chemicals Corporation opened a $3 million automated phosphate rock, triple superphosphate, and diammonium phosphate...

Old Pahokee High School | Photo © 2018 Bullet, www.abandonedfl.com

Old Pahokee High School

  Pahokee High School, c. 1940s. Courtesy of the States Archives of Florida Despite the massive destruction caused by the nameless but disastrous Hurricane of 1928, some buildings did manage to...

Xanadu | Photo © 2004 Nolan Pelletier

Xanadu: Home of the Future

Photo Credit: William Ackel, 1994 The Xanadu house was one of a series of experimental homes marketed as the “home of the future” built to showcase examples of computers and automation in...

Big Bend Jai Alai Fronton | Photo © 2012 Bullet, www.abandonedfl.com

Big Bend Jai Alai Fronton

  A poster for the last season at Big Bend Jai Alai Big Bend Jai Alai is a relic of what is now considered a rather obscure sport, was once the fastest spectator sport in the world. Jai alai started...

Tom Gaskins Cypress Knee Museum | Photo © 2013 Bullet, www.abandonedfl.com

Tom Gaskins Cypress Knee Museum

In 1930, Tom Gaskins moved his family from Arcadia to Palmdale, living on land acquired from Lykes Bros., a citrus, sugar and ranching company. There, he became fascinated with the...

Independent Life Building | Photo © 2019 Bullet, www.abandonedfl.com

Independent Life Building

View looking at the construction of the Independent Life and Accident Insurance Company home office building. State Library and Archives of Florida Standing at 19-stories and 260 feet tall, the...

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