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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 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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Ghost TownsCortland, Az.

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Courtland is an old mining town that got it's start in 1900.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outwest63

location: Arizona

date approved: 11/18/2010

last visited: 7/12/2015

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Ghost TownsGleeson AZ

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Gleeson, Az. Copper/Silver mining town from the early 1900's.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outwest63

location: Arizona

date approved: 11/18/2010

last visited: 7/12/2015

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Ghost TownsHermann City, NJ

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As is typical of many types of abandoned Pine Barrens towns, there’s not much left but some foundations and walls. This former town enjoyed about three years of existence and centered its existence around glass making.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 11/15/2010

last visited: 3/16/2014

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Ghost TownsNové Údolí/ Neuthal

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Nové Údolí

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Waupe

location: Jihocesky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 10/28/2010

last visited: 5/16/2016

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Ghost TownsMillville, Arizona

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Millville was created to support the silver mines in Tombstone, Az.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outwest63

location: Arizona

date approved: 10/28/2010

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsLe vieux Seranon

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A l’origine, le vieux village de Séranon était perché sur la crête au sommet de la montagne. La crainte des invasions écartée, les habitants s’installèrent dans la plaine plus hospitalière et plus propices aux travaux agricoles. Un soir de 1815, Napoléon, de retour de l’ile d’Elbe par la route qui porte aujourd’hui son nom, s’arrêta à Séranon et y passa la nuit sans dormir tant il craignait pour sa vie. L’empereur ne nous fera négliger le charme du village et au bord de l’antique voie romaine la

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member numa83

location: France

date approved: 10/19/2010

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsThe Sunken City - San Pedro, CA

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Located in San Pedro, CA this city was abandoned when it started sinking into the sea.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member fatcat161

location: California

date approved: 10/6/2010

last visited: 8/6/2014

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Ghost TownsChimney Rock Archaeological Area - Archuleta County, Colorado

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This abandoned community can be found in the San Juan National Forest southwest of Pagosa Springs, Colorado.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: Colorado

date approved: 10/5/2010

last visited: 9/25/2015

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Ghost TownsNewquay near Morwellham, Devon

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This deserted settlement could easliy go un-noticed by people passing by on the River Tamar. The remains are easier to see now that the trees and vegetation has been cut back. Today the nearest inhabited house is half a mile away.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sir Lose-a-lot

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/5/2010

last visited: 10/2/2010

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Ghost TownsPiedmont, Wyoming

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Piedmont Wyoming was a town that lived and died by the railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 10/5/2010

last visited: 5/30/2016

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Ghost TownsSilver Reef, Utah

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Silver Reef, Utah

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Utah

date approved: 9/17/2010

last visited: 11/7/2016

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Ghost TownsOld Farwell, TX

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Built to be the county seat, but lost the election.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 9/16/2010

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsSecor Illinois

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The decline of this town began in the 1970's

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member S10

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/7/2010

last visited: 6/9/2016

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Ghost TownsLovell, OK

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A town with a rich pioneer history

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 9/7/2010

last visited: 12/20/2010

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Ghost TownsBatsto Village - Batsto, New Jersey

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This is one of several abandoned iron ore villages in New Jersey's Pine Barrens.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New Jersey

date approved: 9/3/2010

last visited: 12/3/2011

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Ghost TownsYale, Kentucky

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Yale Kentucky was a logging Town on Licking River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Crazy4horses

location: Kentucky

date approved: 8/30/2010

last visited: 2/13/2016

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Ghost TownsGoodsprings - Nevada

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Old ming town outside of Jean, Nevada on Route 161.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member muffy53

location: Nevada

date approved: 8/30/2010

last visited: 2/24/2015

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