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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 TownsThe Deserted Village at Slievemore, Achill Island, Ireland

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Centuries old, this one time farming village is now the home to sheep.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dnrseekers

location: Connacht, Ireland

date approved: 7/31/2012

last visited: 7/18/2012

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Ghost TownsAurora, Nevada

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Aurora was a town in Nevada that was booming in the 1860s and 1870s.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member chrissyml

location: Nevada

date approved: 7/8/2012

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsFrisco, OK

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Frisco, Oklahoma. A town in the Oklahoma Territory from 1889 to 1904.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member mylesandcindy

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 7/5/2012

last visited: 10/22/2014

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Ghost TownsLimeira, Portugal

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A lost hamlet in the mountains of Caldeirão, in Southern Portugal

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Faro, Portugal

date approved: 6/25/2012

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsLaskár, Slovakia

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Village of Laskar near Novaky, western Slovakia - displaced in 1990-ties due to coal mining industry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rikitan

location: Trenčiansky kraj, Slovakia

date approved: 5/9/2012

last visited: 6/21/2012

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Ghost TownsBurwash, ON (Ghost town)

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Burwash, Ontario was once the site of a large correctional facility in northern Ontario.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MrPirateCat

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 4/24/2012

last visited: 5/18/2013

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Ghost TownsCahawba, Alabama

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Once the site of the first capital of Alabama, Cahawba became deserted in the years after the Civil War. The Alabama Historical Commission has been buying property to allow people to learn about this once prosperous community.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 4/19/2012

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsLousetown, NV

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In 1860, the uniquely named, Lousetown, was established as a toll road station, north of Viriginia City, Nevada. Before 1880, it was abandoned.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Nevada

date approved: 4/9/2012

last visited: 6/1/2014

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Ghost TownsCloverdale, New Mexico

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Cloverdale, New Mexico townsite

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outwest63

location: New Mexico

date approved: 2/28/2012

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsMiners' Village, Glendalough, co. Wicklow, Ireland

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The village abandoned after closing of local mines in 1965.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Noe1

location: Leinster, Ireland

date approved: 2/28/2012

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsLeadfield, CA

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This once was a huge mining town, but now, it is a ghost town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 2/24/2012

last visited: 3/17/2013

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Ghost TownsSunnyside, Az.

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Sunnyside is a ghost town located on the West side of the Huachuca Mountains in South East Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outwest63

location: Arizona

date approved: 1/23/2012

last visited: 12/12/2013

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Ghost TownsChandler, CO

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Chandler is was a coal mining camp in Fremont County, Colorado

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen

location: Colorado

date approved: 1/20/2012

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsSerjilla, Syria

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The lost city of Serjilla is arguably the most popular amongst the group of around 700 of the Dead Cities, and the only one I could visit.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Syria

date approved: 12/15/2011

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsAldeia de Ciladas - [Évora, Portugal]

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[PT] Aldeia de Ciladas [EN] Parish of Ciladas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member viperunderground

location: Évora, Portugal

date approved: 11/1/2011

last visited: 7/11/2009

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Ghost TownsBystrice - Fichtenbach, Ceský les, DO, CZ, EU

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Ghost village near Czech-Germany border.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Arogant

location: Pardubicky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 10/19/2011

last visited: 8/3/2009

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Ghost TownsOld Crow Wing - Brainerd, MN

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Old Crow Wing now located within Crow Wing State Park near Brainerd, MN.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lenron

location: Minnesota

date approved: 10/19/2011

last visited: 7/2/2015

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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: 9/13/2008

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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 Regular 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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