Abandoned Engineering

Series 3
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Series 3, Episode 2 - The Underwater Prison

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An abandoned prison beneath the water, a tunnel in the heart of a mountain, concrete towers hidden in the woods and a rusting coastal relic.
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Series 3, Episode 1 - The Desert Ghost Fleet

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The programme looks at a mysterious group of rusting ships stranded in an arid desert, and a monstrous defensive line on the snow-covered peaks of the Italian Alps.
Series 2
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Series 2, Episode 8 - Lost Highway In The Rainforest

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Hidden in the Brazilian jungle is the Petrobras Viaduct, an extraordinary highway that seemingly leads nowhere. Who built it and why?
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Series 2, Episode 7 - Germany's Lost Warship

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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.
Series 4
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Series 4, Episode 4 - Bodie USA

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Projects include a maze of tunnels filled with haunting remains beneath the streets of Paris and a formation of domed structures hovering over the waters off the Florida coastline.
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Series 4, Episode 3 - Guernsey Nazi Towers

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A little-known dark past explains the vast monolithic structures that dominate the small British island of Guernsey.
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Series 4, Episode 2 - Palace of Death (Aerotrain)

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A seemingly endless concrete line stretching through the French countryside, which sits as a monument to a discarded engineering advancement.
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Series 4, Episode 1 - The World's Strangest Ghost Town

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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.
Series 2
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Series 2, Episode 6 - America's Jungle City

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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.
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Series 2, Episode 5 - The Abandoned Nazi Railway

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The Canfranc Railway Station is a large and elaborate abandoned Nazi railway station in the Spanish Pyrenees. Why was it built?
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