W.A. Young & Sons Foundry: Industrial Files
Western Penitentiary: Fresh Air
St. Nicholas Croatian Catholic Church: Blessed Mother
Overholt Distillery: Brewing Sky
McKeesport Connecting Railroad Roundhouse: It Hurts To Get Hurt
Layton Bridge: Troll
German United Independent Evangelical Congregation: Bingo
Garden Theater: Marquee
Duquesne Steel Works: Rails
Connelley Trade School: SRO
Carrie Furnace: Fence
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Abandoned Pittsburgh is an ongoing photography project exploring the Steel City's industrial past, seeking to document historic public spaces before they are demolished.
Chuck Beard is a prolific photographer in artistic and journalistic media. He has art-directed lifestyle and city-regional magazines in Florida and Pennsylvania, and enjoyed artistic collaborations with Resonance Works | Pittsburgh and Opera Theatre of Pittsburgh. His "Abandoned Pittsburgh" project has been published in three volumes of books, and he was featured in the 2017 public-television documentary "'Forgotten / Found." He is Art Director at Pittsburgh Magazine and lives in the North Hills of Pittsburgh.