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Sandia Ranch Sanatorium, an abandoned haunted insane asylum | Vol. 3

Sandia Ranch Sanatorium is one of Albuquerque’s local urban legends. An old abandoned insane asylum which was known for performing lobotomies and using electro-shock therapy is reported to be haunted. Several rumors exist including those of murder in addition to how the staff would store the bodies of the “batched” lobotomies in the crawl space in the boiler room. (more…)

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Sandia Ranch Sanatorium, an abandoned haunted insane asylum | Vol. 2

Sandia Ranch Sanatorium is one of Albuquerque’s local urban legends. An old abandoned insane asylum which was known for performing lobotomies and using electro-shock therapy is reported to be haunted. Several rumors exist including those of murder in addition to how the staff would store the bodies of the “batched” lobotomies in the crawl space in the boiler room. (more…)

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Sandia Ranch Sanatorium, an abandoned haunted insane asylum | Vol. 1

Sandia Ranch Sanatorium is one of Albuquerque’s local urban legends. An old abandoned insane asylum which was known for performing lobotomies and using electro-shock therapy is reported to be haunted. Several rumors exist including those of murder in addition to how the staff would store the bodies of the “batched” lobotomies in the crawl space in the boiler room. (more…)

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Sandia Ranch Sanatorium: An abandoned, haunted insane asylum

Sandia Ranch was a privately owned insane asylum which was originally built in the early 1900’s as a Tuberculosis Ward.  When the need for the TB wards died, it was then converted into a sanatorium.  There are many rumors about this place… botched lobotomies and storing the bodies in the boiler room, as well as a resident who murdered one of the doctors, then several nurses are a couple I have found.  I am not a ghost-hunter, but I am drawn to old, abandoned places. (more…)

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