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Unoccupied Buildings, Shacks, and Cabins
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Description:
Every building has a story, every building had a purpose, if you do any amount of exploring you have probably come across an old ranchers camp, an old abandoned miners cabin, or something like that, these are what this category is all about.
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What this category is not: It is not for old gas stations, hotels, cafes, and the like. It is not for barns and other buildings on Farms. It is not for Ghost Towns. Waymarks for this category should be in an out of the way place that is not traveled daily.
Instructions for Posting a Unoccupied Buildings, Shacks, and Cabins Waymark:
From 11th June 2015 we won't be accepting buildings in total ruin. To create a waymark in this category, you must record the actual location of a the abandoned structure. To be accepted, the waymark must meet the following criteria:
  • 1. You must provide coordinates taken at the location.
  • 2. You must provide one or more quality pictures of the location or the object. Neither you nor your GPSr need to be in the picture. In fact, it is preferable that you aren't in it. Mark it as the default image. Additional photographs are requested, but not required.
  • 3. The building must be abandoned but NOT in a total ruin and not marked as a tourist attraction (no historical markers, signs, etc).
  • 4. Narrative Description -- Please include as much information about the location you are waymarking as you can-- its history, significance of its name, etc. -- whatever is applicable.
  • 5. Naming -- Provide the name, followed by the closest city, state and country. Example: Lost Hospital - Viana do Castelo, Portugal.
  • 6. Language -- Versions in any language are welcomed but an integral version in English is MANDATORY.
  • Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
    Please provide a photo of you and/or your GPS at the site.
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    Image for Bill Simpson cabin - Bays Mountain Park - Kingsport, TNview gallery

    NWNW29.9 km

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    Unoccupied Buildings, Shacks, and CabinsBill Simpson cabin - Bays Mountain Park - Kingsport, TN

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    Abandoned farmstead when Bays Mountain city park was created.

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

    location: Tennessee

    date approved: 5/13/2011

    last visited: never

    Image for Wallen Family Cabin - Bays Mountain Park - Kingsport, TNview gallery

    NWNW30.9 km

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    Unoccupied Buildings, Shacks, and CabinsWallen Family Cabin - Bays Mountain Park - Kingsport, TN

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    This abandoned cabin is off the Kiner Hollow trail in Bays Mountain Park

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

    location: Tennessee

    date approved: 5/23/2010

    last visited: never

    Image for Asa Simpson Cabin - Bays Mountain Park - Kingsport, TNview gallery

    NWNW31.1 km

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    Unoccupied Buildings, Shacks, and CabinsAsa Simpson Cabin - Bays Mountain Park - Kingsport, TN

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    Abandoned two room cabin next to the Laurel Run Trail in Bays Mountain Park

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

    location: Tennessee

    date approved: 5/28/2010

    last visited: never

    Image for Jesse Brown Cabin - North Carolinaview gallery

    EE83 km

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    Unoccupied Buildings, Shacks, and CabinsJesse Brown Cabin - North Carolina

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    This is a two story cabin found in the Blue Ridge Parkway built in the early 1800's.

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD

    location: North Carolina

    date approved: 10/7/2013

    last visited: 10/4/2015

    Image for The Walker Sisters Cabin - Smoky Mountains, TNview gallery

    SWSW132.6 km

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    Unoccupied Buildings, Shacks, and CabinsThe Walker Sisters Cabin - Smoky Mountains, TN

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    The Walker Sisters Cabin - Seviersville, TN In the great Smoky Mountains

    posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rivers End

    location: Tennessee

    date approved: 9/20/2014

    last visited: 6/21/2018

    Image for Robert Scruggs House/Cabin - Chesnee, SC. USAview gallery

    SS142.7 km

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    Unoccupied Buildings, Shacks, and CabinsRobert Scruggs House/Cabin - Chesnee, SC. USA

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    Robert Scruggs House/Cabin located on the Cowpens National Battlefield. Part of the US National Park Service property.

    posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD

    location: South Carolina

    date approved: 10/7/2013

    last visited: 6/12/2016

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