YouTube video shows a view of Bristol most will never see

Abandoned Bristol New Departure Oil Storage Facility
Abandoned Bristol New Departure Oil Storage Facility

The former New Departure factory off Rt. 6 is a large century old complex consisting of multiple buildings that still display a testament to the power Bristol held in the automobile industry.

However, it has some present day secrets.

When you drive down Rt. 6 between Matthews Street and West Street, this is what’s going on behind the scenes.

Back in 2012 I called DEEP and Gavlick Machinery Corp. about the video — the current property owner — and pretty much got the boot.

PS…Don’t do this!

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