While it is currently a park, Snake Hill has been the site of a variety of different institutions over its history. An almshouse was located here, and several hospitals and a penitentiary. Most famously, Snake Hill was the site of a huge lunatic asylum. Many of those who died while inmates of the asylum still lay in the ground here in unmarked and unidentified graves. Continue reading
Monthly Archives: April 2013
Weird New Jersey from Brian Johnston on Vimeo. Take a little road trip with Mark and Mark as we travel along Route 22 to see some of the sights, like Edison concrete houses, Eldorado Gardens, the Flagship, and more.
We’ve just started an official Weird NJ Instagram feed and we’d like to invite all of you to follow our photo stream at WEIRDNJINSTA. You can share your weird photos by hash tagging us #weirdnjinsta (#roadside #abandoned #tombstones #weirdoes #legends … Continue reading