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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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Ghost TownsPêro d'Elvas, Portugal

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The ghost village of Pero D’Elvas is located at a top of a small hill within the mountains of Serra do Caldeirão and close to Odeleite stream.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Faro, Portugal

date approved: 9/26/2011

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsHancock Airforce Base Abandoned - Syracuse, New York

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An Airforce Base in Syracuse, New York that was closed down and abandoned in 1983.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Canadianzombie

location: New York

date approved: 9/20/2011

last visited: 9/20/2011

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Ghost TownsSafira - Montemor-o-Novo, Portugal

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Sapphire is an uninhabited village of Portugal, located in the Alentejo region and belonging to the municipality of Montemor-o-Novo.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tmob

location: Évora, Portugal

date approved: 9/16/2011

last visited: 2/6/2011

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Ghost TownsVysocany (Wischezahn) - Slavkovsky Les, CZ

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Few remaining buildings of the small village in hills of Slavkovsky Les.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member haggaeus

location: Karlovarsky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 9/16/2011

last visited: 9/24/2011

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Ghost TownsMilovice, Czech Republic

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Milovice it's a ghost town built basically by the Soviets after 1968 and abandoned in 1991.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Stredocesky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 9/14/2011

last visited: 11/27/2013

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Ghost TownsGrand Gulf, MS

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Once a thriving cotton shipping center, even the Mississippi River has deserted this bend on the river.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member linkys

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsNew Rochester (Paulding County), Ohio

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Even the park that marked this ghost town has now been abandoned and is quickly becoming a "ghost park" itself.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dnrseekers

location: Ohio

date approved: 9/9/2011

last visited: 4/12/2013

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Ghost TownsSublette, New Mexico

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Sublette, New Mexico is a water stop on the Cumbes and Toltek Train ride.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GT.US

location: New Mexico

date approved: 8/11/2011

last visited: 8/25/2008

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Ghost TownsSteubenville, IN

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One (and a half) ghost towns? Google Steubenville, Indiana and you won't find it here! Tons of history abounds all around in what is now the Indiana woodlands of Randolph County in east central Indiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dnrseekers

location: Indiana

date approved: 8/3/2011

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsBlakeburn, BC

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Remnants of an old mining town, high in the BC mountains.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member The 2 Newlyweds

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/3/2011

last visited: never

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Ghost Townsle Chastelas

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Abandoned Village Le Chastelas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Axel-F

location: Rhône-Alpes, France

date approved: 7/29/2011

last visited: 1/1/1900

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Ghost TownsMercur - A Utah Ghost Town - Mercur, Utah

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Mercur, a Utah ghost town.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Mooroid

location: Utah

date approved: 7/29/2011

last visited: 4/30/2012

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Ghost TownsAlamo Siding, BC

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An abandonned mine concentrator, hydroelectric plant and mining centre in the Slocan area of BC.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member chrisoutdoors

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/25/2011

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsHighland Ghost Town – rural Ireton, IA

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Although the Eagle Township community of Highland was functional for less than 50 years, it held special memories for those who called it home.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 7/19/2011

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsStony Dell Resort, Arlington, Missouri

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The remains of the old Stony Dell Resort in Arlington, Missouri is part of the ghost town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/5/2011

last visited: 7/9/2012

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Ghost TownsAthens MO

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Athens MO was a booming river town settled around 1831 and faded out by 1900 it was nearly gone. The victim of the civil war and trains by passing the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Missouri

date approved: 6/27/2011

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsEssex, California

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Essex is one more ghost town in the eastern Mojave Desert created by the completion of Interstate 40 through the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 6/5/2011

last visited: 10/20/2013

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Ghost TownsGoffs, California

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Goffs is a ghost town west of Needles on an old (pre-1931) alignment of Historic Route 66.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 6/4/2011

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsMurphy Iowa

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Now nothing remains of Murphy but the records and the land along with memories.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member biscuitt bunch

location: Iowa

date approved: 6/2/2011

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsWahn, use olde Heimat

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Erinnerungen an die einstige Hümmling-Gemeinde Wahn

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WD1057

location: Niedersachsen, Germany

date approved: 5/26/2011

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsSego, Utah

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Built near a coal seam, this town met its end in 1955 because of the conversion from coal to oil by the railroads.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member linkys

location: Utah

date approved: 5/9/2011

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsLocke, CA

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Locke is located on the Sacramento Delta.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 5/5/2011

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsGhost Town - Jerome, AZ

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This used to be a booming mine, but now it is a local attraction.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Arizona

date approved: 4/13/2011

last visited: 5/15/2013

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Ghost TownsSilver City, Nevada

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Silver City is the remnants of what was once a bustling gold and silver mining center and an important waystation on the shipping route from the mines of Virginia City to the mills in Dayton.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Nevada

date approved: 4/7/2011

last visited: 11/11/2011

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Ghost TownsBen Clare, Ghost Town of the Dakota Prairie - rural Valley Springs, SD

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Ben Clare may be a town with a short history, but is not forgotten.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: South Dakota

date approved: 4/2/2011

last visited: 9/18/2011

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