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Abandoned EngineeringRoads to Nowhere: Hear how a crumbling hill in the Peak District and dunes in California caused the closure of two roads. Learn why a route used by the French Resistance shut in 2003. [S,AD]Fri, Nov 15, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringGuernsey Nazi Towers: A little-known dark past explains the vast monolithic structures that dominate the small British island of Guernsey. [S,AD]Sun, Nov 17, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringBannack USA: A sprawling Wild West ghost town sits peaceful and abandoned in Montana, USA, but is still haunted by tales of murder, corruption an buried treasure. [S,AD]Mon, Nov 18, 12:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringRoads to Nowhere: Hear how a crumbling hill in the Peak District and dunes in California caused the closure of two roads. Learn why a route used by the French Resistance shut in 2003. [S,AD]Mon, Nov 18, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringThe World's Strangest Ghost Town: 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. [S,AD]Mon, Nov 18, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringThe World's Strangest Ghost Town: 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. [S,AD]Tue, Nov 19, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringPalace of Death (Aerotrain): A seemingly endless concrete line stretching through the French countryside, which sits as a monument to a discarded engineering advancement. [S,AD]Tue, Nov 19, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringPalace of Death (Aerotrain): A seemingly endless concrete line stretching through the French countryside, which sits as a monument to a discarded engineering advancement. [S,AD]Wed, Nov 20, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringGuernsey Nazi Towers: A little-known dark past explains the vast monolithic structures that dominate the small British island of Guernsey. [S,AD]Wed, Nov 20, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringBannack USA: A sprawling Wild West ghost town sits peaceful and abandoned in Montana, USA, but is still haunted by tales of murder, corruption an buried treasure. [S,AD]Wed, Nov 20, 11:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringGuernsey Nazi Towers: A little-known dark past explains the vast monolithic structures that dominate the small British island of Guernsey. [S,AD]Thu, Nov 21, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringBodie USA: 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. [S,AD]Thu, Nov 21, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringBodie USA: 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. [S,AD]Fri, Nov 22, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringTunnel to the Underworld: A West Virginia town that fell victim to change when steam trains became obsolete and an underground complex in Italy that'd been abandoned for nearly 2,000 years. [S,AD]Fri, Nov 22, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins

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Abandoned EngineeringQuest for Power: Hear about the disused structures that were once at the forefront of power supply, including Budapest's Kelenfold Power Station and New York's Wardenclyffe Tower. [S,AD]Fri, Nov 15, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
New: Abandoned EngineeringBannack USA: A sprawling Wild West ghost town sits peaceful and abandoned in Montana, USA, but is still haunted by tales of murder, corruption an buried treasure. [S,AD]Thu, Nov 14, 9:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringQuest for Power: Hear about the disused structures that were once at the forefront of power supply, including Budapest's Kelenfold Power Station and New York's Wardenclyffe Tower. [S,AD]Thu, Nov 14, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringGhost Ships: Hear about some once-great triumphs of marine engineering, now left to rust. A ship graveyard in Maryland has been colonised by wildlife. We go inside a Cold War sub. [S,AD]Thu, Nov 14, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringBehind the Berlin Wall Special: Ruins include a covert Communist base that hid Cold War submarines for Tito and the former HQ of the Soviet Army in East Germany. [S,AD]Wed, Nov 13, 11:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringGhost Ships: Hear about some once-great triumphs of marine engineering, now left to rust. A ship graveyard in Maryland has been colonised by wildlife. We go inside a Cold War sub. [S,AD]Wed, Nov 13, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringLost Bridges: Hear about some magnificent bridges that time forgot. A hurricane put paid to Goat Canyon Trestle in California, while Kinzua Viaduct was destroyed by a tornado. [S,AD]Wed, Nov 13, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringLost Bridges: Hear about some magnificent bridges that time forgot. A hurricane put paid to Goat Canyon Trestle in California, while Kinzua Viaduct was destroyed by a tornado. [S,AD]Tue, Nov 12, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringMission: Space: The eerie world of abandoned Space Age projects. What became of the HARP gun in Barbados and the mountainside Barcroft Observatory in California? Find out today. [S,AD]Tue, Nov 12, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringMission: Space: The eerie world of abandoned Space Age projects. What became of the HARP gun in Barbados and the mountainside Barcroft Observatory in California? Find out today. [S,AD]Mon, Nov 11, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringSilent Cities: What is left behind when urban areas are abandoned? Hear about some remarkable ghost towns, including Pripyat - frozen in time after Chernobyl - and Hashima Island. [S,AD]Mon, Nov 11, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringBehind the Berlin Wall Special: Ruins include a covert Communist base that hid Cold War submarines for Tito and the former HQ of the Soviet Army in East Germany. [S,AD]Mon, Nov 11, 12:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringEscobar's Ruin: A ruined compound on the edge of a peninsula in Colombia which was once home to a famous outlaw and the strange towers looming over red-tinted waters in a Portuguese landscape. [S,AD]Sun, Nov 10, 6:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringTunnel to the Underworld: A West Virginia town that fell victim to change when steam trains became obsolete and an underground complex in Italy that'd been abandoned for nearly 2,000 years. [S,AD]Sun, Nov 10, 5:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringBodie USA: 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. [S,AD]Sun, Nov 10, 4:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringEscobar's Ruin: A ruined compound on the edge of a peninsula in Colombia which was once home to a famous outlaw and the strange towers looming over red-tinted waters in a Portuguese landscape. [S,AD]Sun, Nov 10, 3:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringTunnel to the Underworld: A West Virginia town that fell victim to change when steam trains became obsolete and an underground complex in Italy that'd been abandoned for nearly 2,000 years. [S,AD]Sun, Nov 10, 2:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringBodie USA: 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. [S,AD]Sun, Nov 10, 1:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringSilent Cities: What is left behind when urban areas are abandoned? Hear about some remarkable ghost towns, including Pripyat - frozen in time after Chernobyl - and Hashima Island. [S,AD]Fri, Nov 8, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringLost Highway In The Rainforest: Hidden in the Brazilian jungle is the Petrobras Viaduct, an extraordinary highway that seemingly leads nowhere. Who built it and why? [S,AD]Fri, Nov 8, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
New: Abandoned EngineeringBehind the Berlin Wall Special: Ruins include a covert Communist base that hid Cold War submarines for Tito and the former HQ of the Soviet Army in East Germany. [S,AD]Thu, Nov 7, 9:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringLost Highway In The Rainforest: Hidden in the Brazilian jungle is the Petrobras Viaduct, an extraordinary highway that seemingly leads nowhere. Who built it and why? [S,AD]Thu, Nov 7, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringGermany's Lost Warship: 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. [S,AD]Thu, Nov 7, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringPyramiden Norway: A town with a supernatural atmosphere, a collection of imposing buildings in southern Australia, and the remains of curious-looking basins emerging from the waves. [S,AD]Wed, Nov 6, 11:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringGermany's Lost Warship: 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. [S,AD]Wed, Nov 6, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringAmerica's Jungle City: 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. [S,AD]Wed, Nov 6, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringAmerica's Jungle City: 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. [S,AD]Tue, Nov 5, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringThe Abandoned Nazi Railway: The Canfranc Railway Station is a large and elaborate abandoned Nazi railway station in the Spanish Pyrenees. Why was it built? [S,AD]Tue, Nov 5, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringThe Abandoned Nazi Railway: The Canfranc Railway Station is a large and elaborate abandoned Nazi railway station in the Spanish Pyrenees. Why was it built? [S,AD]Mon, Nov 4, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringBattle of Britain Technology Facility: Learn about the strange-looking, derelict military facilities in Farnborough, which were once wind tunnels that played a vital role in WWII. [S,AD]Mon, Nov 4, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringPyramiden Norway: A town with a supernatural atmosphere, a collection of imposing buildings in southern Australia, and the remains of curious-looking basins emerging from the waves. [S,AD]Mon, Nov 4, 12:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringBattle of Britain Technology Facility: Learn about the strange-looking, derelict military facilities in Farnborough, which were once wind tunnels that played a vital role in WWII. [S,AD]Fri, Nov 1, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringThe Italian Dam Disaster: 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. [S,AD]Fri, Nov 1, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
New: Abandoned EngineeringPyramiden Norway: A town with a supernatural atmosphere, a collection of imposing buildings in southern Australia, and the remains of curious-looking basins emerging from the waves. [S,AD]Thu, Oct 31, 9:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringThe Italian Dam Disaster: 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. [S,AD]Thu, Oct 31, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringBritain's Sea Fort Complex: 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. [S,AD]Thu, Oct 31, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringVilla De Vecchi Rhodes: A formerly luxurious and strategic mountain-top villa on the island of Rhodes in the Mediterranean that's been ravaged by acts of revenge by locals since 1955. [S,AD]Wed, Oct 30, 11:05 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringBritain's Sea Fort Complex: 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. [S,AD]Wed, Oct 30, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringHitler's Army Powerhouse: Hear how the Politz synthetic fuel plant in Poland, now a derelict site, was once central to Nazi Germany's drive to become self-sufficient on fuel. [S,AD]Wed, Oct 30, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringHitler's Army Powerhouse: Hear how the Politz synthetic fuel plant in Poland, now a derelict site, was once central to Nazi Germany's drive to become self-sufficient on fuel. [S,AD]Tue, Oct 29, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringEngland's Abandoned Village: Featured - A country village hiding a sad secret, a mysterious tower scarred by war, a town decaying in the desert and a railway deep beneath a city. [S,AD]Tue, Oct 29, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringEngland's Abandoned Village: Featured - A country village hiding a sad secret, a mysterious tower scarred by war, a town decaying in the desert and a railway deep beneath a city. [S,AD]Mon, Oct 28, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringA Ghost Town In Spain: A village ruin, pitted and scarred, a ghostly fleet of ships, a bridge to nowhere hidden in a forest and strange metal structures in a wood all feature. [S,AD]Mon, Oct 28, 12:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringVilla De Vecchi Rhodes: A formerly luxurious and strategic mountain-top villa on the island of Rhodes in the Mediterranean that's been ravaged by acts of revenge by locals since 1955. [S,AD]Mon, Oct 28, 12:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringA Ghost Town In Spain: A village ruin, pitted and scarred, a ghostly fleet of ships, a bridge to nowhere hidden in a forest and strange metal structures in a wood all feature. [S,AD]Fri, Oct 25, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
New: Abandoned EngineeringVilla De Vecchi Rhodes: A formerly luxurious and strategic mountain-top villa on the island of Rhodes in the Mediterranean that's been ravaged by acts of revenge by locals since 1955. [S,AD]Thu, Oct 24, 9:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringThe Siege of Sarajevo: Concrete channels hidden in a mountaintop forest, a collapsing bridge, a marooned military base and the upright rusting carcass of ship are all featured. [S,AD]Wed, Oct 23, 11:15 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringThe Underwater Prison: 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. [S,AD]Thu, Oct 17, 9:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringLost Highway In The Rainforest: Hidden in the Brazilian jungle is the Petrobras Viaduct, an extraordinary highway that seemingly leads nowhere. Who built it and why? [S,AD]Wed, Oct 16, 11:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Abandoned EngineeringThe Desert Ghost Fleet: 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. [S,AD]Sun, Oct 13, 9:45 PMYesterday65 mins