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9. Bannerman Castle – Pollepel Island, New York

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Bannerman Castle’s owner,¬†Francis Bannerman VI, built the structure as storage space after buying the American military surplus from the war with the Spanish. After 200lbs of ammunition exploded in 1920, much of the castle was destroyed and the rest abandoned.

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10. Disney’s Discovery Island РLake Buena Vista, Florida

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A former wildlife attraction in the heart of Disney World, it is rumoured that the island was left to run wild after bacteria capable of killing humans was discovered in the surrounding water.
 

11. Aniva Rock Lighthouse – Sakhalinskaya Oblast, Russia

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A formal penal island used by the Russians, Aniva was once sought after by both the Russia and Japan. This now Russian controlled territory sits uninhabited in the seas between Japan and the eastern coast of Russia.

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