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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 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: 10/22/2014

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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: 4/11/2016

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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: 2/13/2015

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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: 3/4/2015

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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: 3/12/2016

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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: 8/3/2016

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Ghost TownsCrystal Ghost Town - Crystal, CO

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Crystal is a ghost town in a valley on the upper Crystal River in Gunnison County, Colorado, on a four-wheel-drive road between Marble and Crested Butte. Many buildings still stand in Crystal, but its few residents live there only in the summer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ArmyFamily4

location: Colorado

date approved: 3/22/2011

last visited: 7/5/2010

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Ghost TownsBallarat, California

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A virtual ghost town serves as a off road base.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: California

date approved: 2/24/2011

last visited: 8/13/2011

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Ghost TownsFallis, Oklahoma

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Once an agricultural center, oil boom town and railroad center, Fallis is now just a ghost of its past.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/10/2011

last visited: 12/4/2012

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Ghost TownsNebraska Pa School House Thinking Rock

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Location of the old Nebraska Pa School house and thinking rock.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nebraskapa

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/16/2011

last visited: 12/26/2016

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Ghost TownsTascosa, TX

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Town is gone, except old county courthouse, now a museum, and "town" was converted to Boys Ranch.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 1/14/2011

last visited: 4/9/2015

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Ghost TownsNew Fork, Wyoming

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New Fork was a small community that existed to support trade on the Lander Cut-Off of the Oregon Trail. When the Cut-Off was abandoned, New Fork died.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/7/2011

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsVillage historique de Val-Jlabert (Val-Jalbert historic village)

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Village fantôme de Val-Jalbert Val-Jalbert ghost town

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DramisCram&Cie

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 1/3/2011

last visited: 7/20/2015

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Ghost TownsPyramiden, Spitzbergen

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Pyramiden ist eine mittlerweile aufgegebene und unbewohnte Bergarbeitersiedlung auf Spitzbergen mit ehemals über 1.000 Einwohnern.
Pyramids is a now abandoned and deserted mining settlement on Svalbard, with more than 1,000 former inhabitants.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Grizzly-NF

location: Norway

date approved: 12/28/2010

last visited: 6/8/2016

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Ghost TownsKelly, New Mexico

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Kelly was founded around a silver mine. Later, Sherwin Williams bought the mine, as zinc carbonate was mined for paint. As the minerals ran out, so did the residents.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: New Mexico

date approved: 12/21/2010

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsRenfrew Ghost Town - Hants County, Nova Scotia

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When gold fever hit Nova Scotia!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GeoKen

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/27/2010

last visited: 1/3/2012

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Ghost TownsRoxbury Ghost Town - Annapolis County, Nova Scotia

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The remnants of the town of Roxbury contains foundations, rock walls, wells and cemeteries.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GeoKen

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 11/27/2010

last visited: 4/28/2012

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Ghost TownsFairbanks, Az.

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Fairbanks is located at the junction of Az. Hwy 82 and the San Pedro River. The last residents left Fairbanks in the 1970's after all the buildings were declared unsafe.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outwest63

location: Arizona

date approved: 11/26/2010

last visited: 8/19/2013

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Ghost TownsBodie Washington

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Bodie is an abandoned mining town with several deteriorating structures located in Northeastern Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member talltravellermax

location: Washington

date approved: 11/26/2010

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsCorno de Cabra -Portugal

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Corno de Cabra é o nome desta "terra" que já foi em tempos habitada. Existe nomeadamente algumas ruínas e eiras onde antes a população colocava o milho a secar.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member h_raky

location: Leiria, Portugal

date approved: 11/26/2010

last visited: 10/5/2010

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