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A ghost town is a town that has been abandoned, usually because the economic activity that supported it has failed or because of natural or human-caused disasters.
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NWNW11.1 km

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Ghost TownsKit Community - Irving Texas

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The Kit community is now the city of Irving.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 3/28/2009

last visited: 8/20/2015

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NWNW50.7 km

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Ghost TownsELIZABETHTOWN , Texas

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Elizabethtown was located on the north side of Elizabeth Creek in southwest Denton County. Elizabethtown Cemetery is located on the south side of Elizabeth Creek on Elizabethtown Cemetery Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 1/26/2009

last visited: 12/12/2015

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NN55.5 km

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Ghost TownsBuckner Cemetery -- McKinney TX

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All that remains of the former townsite of Buckner is the Buckner Cemetery, located in the middle of a flea market parking lot on the outskirts of McKinney TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/9/2017

last visited: 12/3/2017

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EE68.1 km

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Ghost TownsRoberts, TX

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A 1998 Texas Historical Marker just south of Quinlan, TX notes the history of its predecessor, Roberts, which now belongs to the ages.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 6/26/2017

last visited: never

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SWSW92.4 km

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Ghost TownsKimball, Bosque County, Texas

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Kimball was near State Highway 174 twenty miles northeast of Meridian in northeastern Bosque County. The ruins of a few of the buildings are preserved in Kimball Bend Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 7/23/2013

last visited: 1/18/2014

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NWNW107.7 km

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Ghost TownsUz, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker located on the southwest corner of FM 1655 and the northern end of the New Harp Loop indicates that this was the area where the vanished town of Uz existed until the 1930s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/26/2015

last visited: never

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EE107.8 km

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Ghost TownsJordans Saline, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker south of Grand Saline, TX, notes the vanished town of Jordans Saline (or Jordan's/Jordan Saline), a victim of having been bypassed by the railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 7/10/2015

last visited: never

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SESE115.7 km

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Ghost TownsScience Hill, TX

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Science Hill, TX, was a town in southwestern Henderson County, established in the 1840s, but it did not survive long beyond the Civil War. Today, nothing of the town remains, although some pioneeers are buried in nearby Patterson Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/12/2018

last visited: never

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NWNW118.8 km

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Ghost TownsDenver, TX

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Denver, TX, was a small town in Montague County that began life in August, 1857, although it wasn't until the 1870s that it developed. It was gone by the mid-20th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/20/2015

last visited: never

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SWSW119.3 km

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Ghost TownsChalk Mountain -- Somervell Co TX

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The state historic marker, a church, and a cemetery are all that remains of Chalk Mountain

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/11/2017

last visited: 12/20/2016

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Ghost TownsFlora, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker in front of homes at 19616 County Rd 431, notes this as the site of the early Smith County town of Flora, of which nothing remains but memories.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 6/19/2017

last visited: never

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NENE131.5 km

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Ghost TownsAmy, TX

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A 1994 Texas Historical Marker on FM 128, southwest of Enloe and north of Cooper, notes that the town of Amy once existed in this area. Now, it belongs to the ages.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/26/2018

last visited: never

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NWNW159.3 km

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Ghost TownsFleetwood, OK

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Fleetwood, OK fell into decline by the 1930s, and today, all that survives are the remains of the old store, ruins of another building nearby, a few historical markers at key sites, and the old Fleetwood family cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 5/27/2016

last visited: never

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