Faded glory

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Stóra-Drageyri in Skorradalur

This old farm belongs to the Iceland Forest Service and has been slowly decaying since the 1960s.

At first sight the house doesn’t look too bad:

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Broken windows are only to be expected:
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But then you come to the back and see some real damage:
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It wouldn’t have surprised me to see small trees up there:
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From the inside:
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Vatnshorn in Skorradalur

The farm Vatnshorn in Skorradalur is owned by the Iceland Forest Service. Part of the land belonging to the farm is covered in a lovely, dense natural birch forest. The old farm house is sorely in need of some TLC:

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