These 21 Abandoned Military Bases Will Leave You Speechless

When wars end, the casualties have been counted and the land has been divided, the military machinery and bases are often left behind.

Maunsell Sea Fort

These abandoned sites are located throughout the world, sitting as stark reminders of everything from the Great World War to the Cold War and beyond. What happens to an armored tank after it sits in the hot desert sun for a decade? What haunts the halls of military hospitals?

Do you dare to visit these abandoned sites? Read on to discover abandoned military bases throughout the world that will leave you in awe.

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Shivering Sands Maunsell Army Fort

Rising like giant beasts out of the water, the towers of Shivering Sands Army Fort stand as a remnant of World War II.

The towers were once used for anti-aircraft defense, but now the towers are mere ghostly statues keeping silent watch over the coast of England.

Shivering Sands Maunsell Army Fort