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San Jon, New Mexico
Glenrio Ghost Town
The old Route 66 town straddling Texas and New Mexico died along with the Main Street of America.
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Hammonton, New Jersey
Amatol Ghost Town
In the woods of New Jersey lie the ruins of a munitions village abandoned after World War I and the remnants of a 1920s wooden racetrack.
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All that remains of this small town is its mass grave and the enduring legend of the voodoo priestess who predicted its demise.
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West Alexandria, Ohio
This unincorporated community in western Ohio got its peculiar name from John "Daddy" Baker.
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Mina de São Domingos (Sao Domingos Mines)
An abandoned mine now resembles a post-apocalyptic landscape of derelict buildings and blood-red pools of water.
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
Little Beaver Town
An abandoned amusement park based on the popular 1940s Red Ryder comic strip.
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Barron Ghost Town
Hundreds of hopeful gold miners came here to get rich, but only two years later the small town was deserted.
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The remains of a deserted 1800s farming community can be found in Little River State Park.
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Ruins of St Dominic's Catholic Church
On a dusty county road sit the ruins of a ghost town's abandoned church.
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Midas Ghost Town Saloon
A hidden gem of a saloon in the middle of a ghost town.
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Kudirkos Naumiestis, Lithuania
The Extinct Town of Schirwindt
You would never guess that before World War II this lonely field was a bustling German city.
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Visit the Ghost Towns of Nevada
The abandoned treasures of the Silver State.
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A 19th century pearling and fishing village abandoned before Qatar's economic boom.
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St. Omer Cemetery Witch Grave
This grave in a ghost town cemetery marks the death of a witch on a day that never happened.
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Pirou-Plage Ghost Village
An abandoned beach resort in Normandy reclaimed by artists.
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Gold King Mine Ghost Town
Once the product of an inexplicable gold strike, this ghost town is now home to one man and his love of classic machines.
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Erie Street, Historic Lowell
A living snapshot of a different America from another time.
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