Abandoned Engineering

August 2020
1:00:00

The Italian Dam Disaster (S2E3)

3.0 2 x
Hear the fateful story of the disused Vajont Dam in Italy, the site of a tragic disaster in 1963 which resulted in the deaths of around 2,000 people.
1:00:00

Buckner Building Alaska (S4E11)

3.0 2 x
A vast project in the wilderness of southern Alaska, and a landscape of confusing structures that represented a bold statement of Spain's plans for the future.
1:00:00

Britain's Sea Fort Complex (S2E2)

4.0 0 x
Seven huge steel boxes stand rusting in the Thames Estuary. Hear how the Red Sands sea fort was once Britain's first line of defence against the Nazis.
1:00:00

Disaster in the Desert (S5E1)

3.0 1 x
The desert town that faced a disaster of biblical proportions. Plus, vast coastal ruins that reveal a past once wiped from history.
1:00:00

Top Secret Nuclear Arsenal (S5E4)

4.0 3 x
A secretive underground base that concealed the power to destroy nations, and a sprawling industrial relic clinging to the edge of an unforgiving waterfall.
1:00:00

Escape from Devil's Island (S5E3)

4.0 1 x
Claustrophobic prison cells that contain a story worthy of international acclaim, and a vast mountainside complex that held the power to change the world.
1:00:00

Disaster in the Desert (S5E1)

4.0 3 x
The desert town that faced a disaster of biblical proportions. Plus, vast coastal ruins that reveal a past once wiped from history.
1:00:00

Ghosts of the Swamp (S5E6)

3.0 2 x
Forgotten relics from the defence of America's homeland, concealed by the banks of the Mississippi, and a concrete behemoth on the French coast that proved invulnerable.
1:00:00

A Nation Torn Apart (S5E5)

4.0 3 x
A marooned ironclad structure off the coast of England that hides a dramatic story of war and resilience, and a facility in America that helped tear apart a nation.
1:00:00

Top Secret Nuclear Arsenal (S5E4)

4.0 1 x
A secretive underground base that concealed the power to destroy nations, and a sprawling industrial relic clinging to the edge of an unforgiving waterfall.
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