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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 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: 6/6/2013

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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: 3/26/2016

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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 Regular Member S10

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/7/2010

last visited: 4/11/2015

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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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Ghost TownsDepot Harbour

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Depot Harbour was a major rail terminus and harbour to ship grain and lumber from Western/Central Canada to the St.Lawrence Seaway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ThePh@ntom

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 8/23/2010

last visited: 8/23/2009

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Ghost TownsHornitos, Ca

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A ghost town that truly sends you back in time.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kdczy

location: California

date approved: 8/9/2010

last visited: 12/31/2011

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Ghost TownsVicksburg, Colorado

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A silver mining town from the late 1800s

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sherpes

location: Colorado

date approved: 8/2/2010

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsWinfield, Colorado

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Now the half-way point of the famous Leadville 100 running race

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sherpes

location: Colorado

date approved: 8/2/2010

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsMcKinnon Village

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Former location of McKinnon Village.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member northernpenguin

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 7/27/2010

last visited: 1/18/2012

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Ghost TownsRhiwddolion - Betws-y-Coed, Conwy, North Wales, UK

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This is the lost village of Rhiwddolion.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: North Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/9/2010

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsLauterbach (Cista) - Slavkovsky Les, CZ

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Once a rich tin mining town in hills of Slavkovsky Les, now there are just hogweed bushes and a memorial plaque.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member haggaeus

location: Karlovarsky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 7/8/2010

last visited: 9/5/2010

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Ghost TownsGranite City / Creek, British Columbia, Canada

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A town that came and went with the discovery of Gold.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bcrockcrawler, xstitcher, & BMXer

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/28/2010

last visited: 6/5/2012

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Ghost TownsEburne, British Columbia

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Perhaps one of the most urban ghost towns around, Eburne started life in 1890 when a low level bridge was built connecting Richmond to Vancouver. In 1975 a high level bridge was completed going over top of the community. It quickly died.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2010

last visited: 3/16/2012

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Ghost TownsCoolidge, Kansas

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Located on the Colorado/Kansas border, this town is listed as a ghost town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Kansas

date approved: 6/11/2010

last visited: 9/15/2012

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