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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 TownsIngalls, OK

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The demise of Ingalls began in 1893, at the same time as the event which made it famous.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 7/28/2021

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsKendrick, OK

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Kendrick is a town of about 142 residents.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 7/27/2021

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsRunnels City, TX

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A Texas Centennial Marker stands in a pullout on the west side of FM 2887, 5.5 miles north of Ballinger, noting this as the general area of Runnels City, which died after the railroad set up operations in Ballinger in the 1880s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 6/24/2021

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsLa cité ouvrière n° 17, nommée "château des Dames" - Gosnay (Pas-de-Calais), France

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[FR] Le 25 octobre 1899, la Compagnie des mines de Bruay achète le site aux héritiers de Taffin pour y installer la cité ouvrière n° 17. [EN] In 1899, the Bruay Mining Company bought this site from the Taffin heirs to set up the N°7 company town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 6/18/2021

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsLand van Ooit / Steenenburg - Nieuwkuijk, NL

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This is the former Land van Ooit area (themepark). Now the land is in hands of the local municipality (Heusden). They are considering what to do with the lands. You can walk through the grounds and get an impression of what is was like before.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T-Team!

location: Noord-Brabant, Netherlands

date approved: 6/15/2021

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsAntes - Pennsylvania

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The opening of the Philadelphia-Erie Pike in 1821 opened the way for expansion and settlement began with the establishment of the Antes House.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ted28285

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/1/2021

last visited: 4/11/2021

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Ghost TownsLehigh, OK

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First settled in 1877, today Lehigh is a small rural area with about 285 residents.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/20/2021

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsAldea Abandonada Ponte Hermida - A Merca, Ourense, Galicia, España

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Abandoned village

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Galicia, Spain

date approved: 3/29/2021

last visited: 3/30/2021

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Ghost TownsHarrison, TX

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A 1965 Texas Historical Marker stands in a roadside pullout on W Lake Creek Rd, a bit south of TX 6 some eight miles southeast of Waco, noting this as the site of the town of Harrison, now just a memory.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 3/21/2021

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsSespenroth - Germany - Rhineland / Palatinate

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A village which has been abandoned on 29. March 1853.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ColleIsarco

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 3/11/2021

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsLa Baume - Oraison, France

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Le hameau abandonné de La Baume. The abandoned hamlet of La Baume.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YvesProvence

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 3/7/2021

last visited: 3/22/2021

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Ghost TownsCreisset - Beynes, France

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Le village abandonné du Creisset. The abandoned village of Creisset.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YvesProvence

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 2/28/2021

last visited: 3/2/2021

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Ghost TownsPueblo Fantasma - A Valenzá, Barbadás, Ourense, Galicia, España

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Could be a good place

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Galicia, Spain

date approved: 2/17/2021

last visited: 2/18/2021

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Ghost TownsBeula, Pennsylvania

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Beula, Pennsylvania, founded in 1797 by the Reverend Morgan J Rhys, is a ghost town in this area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member r.e.s.t.seekers

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: 1/22/2021

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Ghost TownsOld Chebika - Chebika, Tunisia

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The old town of Chebika has been built with adobe in Berber style, but was abandoned after flooding in 1969

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Becktracker

location: Tunisia

date approved: 1/1/2021

last visited: 2/15/2010

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Ghost TownsOld Tamerza - Tamerza, Tunisia

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Desert village that has been completely abandoned after a river flood in 1969

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Becktracker

location: Tunisia

date approved: 12/31/2020

last visited: 2/15/2010

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Ghost TownsNewport, Franklin County, Missouri

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Today the church, a barn and a business (newly built) are all that is left...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 12/3/2020

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsSott Piodau - Bignasco, TI, Switzerland

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In Maggia Valley, you find many desolated towns and hamlets because this was a very poor region. Since the seventies, hippie and alternative people discovered this valley new. Sott Piodau is a deserted hamlet, now preserved to visit it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member André de Montbard

location: Ticino, Switzerland

date approved: 12/3/2020

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsIma, NM

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Ima, first settled in 1902, had a Post Office from 1908 to 1955 and has since faded into a ghost town - in what was once Ima, New Mexico.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The Snowdog

location: New Mexico

date approved: 11/26/2020

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsUptop, CO

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Uptop, Colorado, was once a thriving railroad town; now abandoned, it is visited only by preservationists and tourists.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The Snowdog

location: Colorado

date approved: 11/11/2020

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsNardin, OK

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The town of Nardin currently has less than 30 inhabitants, down from 230 nine years ago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 10/26/2020

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsRuines de Saint Pierre - Auribeau, France

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Les ruines du hameau de Saint Pierre dont il ne reste qu'une tour de guet et une église. The ruins of the hamlet of Saint Pierre, of which only a watchtower and a church remain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YvesProvence

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 9/8/2020

last visited: 9/12/2020

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Ghost TownsAbandoned Houses of Barxelas - Barxelas, Ourense, Galicia, España

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abandoned Village near Ourense

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Galicia, Spain

date approved: 7/22/2020

last visited: 3/10/2020

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Ghost TownsDanville, TX (USA)

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4 miles North of Willis, the Danville was established around 1840 but -- like so many East Texas towns -- fell victim to Civil War casualties and a refusal to allow the railroad to pass through it... now only its cemetery remains.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 7/19/2020

last visited: 7/18/2020

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Ghost TownsOcci, Corse

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Le village d'Occi est un village abandonné sur les hauteurs de Lumio en Haute-Corse (France) The Occi town is an abandoned one on the heights of Lumio, in Haute-Corse (France)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member seal13

location: Corse, France

date approved: 7/5/2020

last visited: 6/21/2019

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