Random Picture of the Week #2 The Baker Hotel

This week’s random image was taken on a road trip to Mineral Wells, Texas back in June 2013. My wife and I took a road trip from Anna, Texas to Mineral Wells, Texas to visit the abandoned Baker Hotel.  I finally finished processing the images and … [Read more...]

Crownover Chapel and Fairland Cemetery

Late in April 2015 a photographer friend and I took a road trip to explore Texas Hill Country and West Texas to photograph Texas Wildflowers and abandonments. After finishing up at the Bluebonnet house in Marble Falls, Texas we were heading west … [Read more...]

Abandoned Farm House Just North of Itasca, Texas

About a year ago I was working in Italy, Texas for a week and on my way back to Dallas, Texas on the last day of work I did some rural exploring. Since I knew of several old farm houses in the area but never had the time to stop and check them out, I … [Read more...]

The Old Abandoned Canty Bus Stop in Palo Pinto County, Texas

Back in the 1920s when the section of HWY 180 near Brad, Texas was still a gravel road near the Canty Ranch Bob and Eliza Jane Townsend purchased a small tract of land near HWY 180 and HWY 16 and opened the Canty Service Station and Café. The … [Read more...]

20+ Recent Images of the Abandoned Baker Hotel in Mineral Wells, Texas

On June 19th, 2015 a photographer friend and I went out to Dobson Prairie’s St. Boniface Catholic Church for some Milky Way night photography. On our two and half hour drive out to the little prairie church we made a few stops including the famous … [Read more...]

Abandoned Farm House Near Abilene, Texas

On one my road trips to explore Fort Phantom Hill I came across a small abandoned farm house near Abilene, Texas. Abandoned Farm House Near Abilene, Texas This little farm house is old. At some point, the family living here grew large enough … [Read more...]

The Abandoned Bug Tussle General Store in Bug Tussle, Texas

Bug Tussle, Texas The town of Bug Tussle, Texas has a population of 6 to 10 people and is at the junction of Farm Road 1550 and State Highway 34, ten miles south of Honey Grove and five miles north of Ladonia in southeastern Fannin County. You won’t … [Read more...]

Abandoned Two Story Farm House East of Windom, Texas

During my East Texas Road Trip down HWY 56 from Sherman, Texas to Honey Grove, Texas I came across a handful of abandoned farm houses such as the house in Ector, Texas. But one farm house in particular caught my attention and that was a two story … [Read more...]

The Abandoned Ed Young’s Service Station aka Outlaw Service Station in Glen Rose, Texas

Ed Young’s Service Station in Glen Rose, Texas Ed Young’s Service Station in Glen Rose, Texas is often called the Outlaw Service Station or just “Sycamore Grove.” It was built in 1928 after Ed Young realized how successful the White Rock Road House … [Read more...]

Kansas City Southern Evening Train Passing Through Greenville, Texas

I have always loved trains and almost anything train related. Being lover of history, the history of the train and the railroad barons of the old world have always fascinated me. Seeing this this history slowly disappear as the old railway systems … [Read more...]

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