In safe hands! Behind the rusty vault doors of an abandoned Alabama bank left to fall into ruin since 1915

  • Haunting images of an abandoned bank in Alabama offers a rare glimpse into a forgotten world ravaged by time
  • The desolate conditions of the now forgotten Jefferson County Savings Bank were captured by a local photographer
  • The City Federal skyscraper was built in 1913 and designed by William Weston?
  • At the time, the skyscraper was the tallest building in America, standing at 27 stories or 327 feet tall?

Haunting images of an abandoned bank in Alabama offers a rare glimpse into a forgotten world ravaged by time.?

The desolate conditions of the now forgotten Jefferson County Savings Bank located inside the City Federal skyscraper in downtown Birmingham are captured in amazing detail by a local photographer.?

Pictures of rusty vault doors, corroded ceilings and early 20th century locking mechanisms show a place where?Birmingham residents once kept their most precious and valuable possessions.???

Pictures of rusty vault doors, corroded ceilings and early 20th century locking mechanisms offer a glimpse into a world frozen in time?

Pictures of rusty vault doors, corroded ceilings and early 20th century locking mechanisms offer a glimpse into a world frozen in time?

Pictures of abandoned Birmingham bank capture in amazing detail a building falling into ruin

Pictures of abandoned Birmingham bank capture in amazing detail a building falling into ruin

The City Federal skyscraper in downtown Birmingham are captured in amazing detail by a local photographer

The City Federal skyscraper in downtown Birmingham are captured in amazing detail by a local photographer

Locking mechanism for a bank vault are captured in amazing detail by a local Alabama photographer

Locking mechanism for a bank vault are captured in amazing detail by a local Alabama photographer

The photographer, Abandoned Southeast, was given permission to shoot inside the abandoned building?

The photographer, Abandoned Southeast, was given permission to shoot inside the abandoned building?

'What is seen in the pictures is an abandoned bank that closed in 1915 and is located inside the City Federal building which has now been renovated into condos,' said 32-year-old urban explorer Abandoned Southeast.??

'Many of the residents that live in the City Federal building have no idea the bank is even located inside the skyscraper,' Southeast told mediadrumworld.com.?

'The current owner hopes to transform the bank into an event venue or restaurant and use the vaults as a VIP lounge or private seating.'

The City Federal skyscraper was built in 1913 and designed by William Weston. ??

'I managed to gain access into the bank by contacting the owner,' said Abandoned Southeast.

'I love discovering the past and what is left behind - it's rare to see bank vaults that are this intricate and detailed in today's banks.'?

At the time, the skyscraper was the tallest building in America, standing at 27 stories or 327 feet tall.

GHOSTLY images have offered a glimpse into the desolate conditions of an abandoned twentieth century city bank

GHOSTLY images have offered a glimpse into the desolate conditions of an abandoned twentieth century city bank

The City Federal skyscraper was built in 1913 and designed by William Weston

The City Federal skyscraper was built in 1913 and designed by William Weston

?Other eerie images show the central ground of the bank, with weakened ceiling, barricaded doors, and walls with peeling paint

?Other eerie images show the central ground of the bank, with weakened ceiling, barricaded doors, and walls with peeling paint

One picture shows a rusty vault door which once sheltered numerous possessions and valuables in the bank located in the City Federal skyscrape

One picture shows a rusty vault door which once sheltered numerous possessions and valuables in the bank located in the City Federal skyscrape

Other eerie images show the central ground of the bank, with weakened ceiling, barricaded doors, and walls with peeling paint

Other eerie images show the central ground of the bank, with weakened ceiling, barricaded doors, and walls with peeling paint

The City Federal skyscraper was built in 1913 and designed by William Weston

The City Federal skyscraper was built in 1913 and designed by William Weston

At the time, the skyscraper was the tallest building in America, standing at 27 stories or 327 feet tall

At the time, the skyscraper was the tallest building in America, standing at 27 stories or 327 feet tall

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