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Bodie is a gold mining Ghost Town in the Eastern Sierras north of Mono Lake.

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Goldfield, Arizona This gold town thrived in the then died and was reborn a number of times between 1910 and In the it was reconstructed as a tourist stop.

Gunkanjima, Japan. This island is one among 505 uninhabited islands in the Nagasaki Prefecture.  As petroleum replaced coal in Japan in the 1960’s, coal mines began shutting down all over the country, and Hashima’s mines were no exception. In 1974 Mitsubishi officially announced the closing of the mine, and today it is empty and bare, with travel currently prohibited.

10 Most Amazing Ghost Towns

7) Findlay Ghost Town  1950 tourist attraction  now  a ghost  town

Visit These 7 Creepy Ghost Towns In Ohio At Your Own Risk

Pripyat- abandoned city.Pripyat was founded on 4 February 1970 to house workers for the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. It was officially proclaimed a city in 1979 but was abandoned in 1986 following the Chernobyl disaster. It was the ninth nuclear city (Russian: атомоград atomograd) in the Soviet Union at the time and its population was around 49,000 before the accident.

Pripyat was founded in 1970 to house workers for the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. It was officially proclaimed a city in 1979 but was abandoned in 1986

Calico Ghost Town, California, former silver mine and its former town

Calico Ghost Town repersents the Wild Wild West at is finest! The fun ghost town is about 40 miles north of my home in So Cal. Our local schools have many field trips here during the live enactment of the Old West!

What's a road trip without visiting a ghost town? This abandoned highway stop along historic route 66 is just 30 miles outside of Flagstaff, Arizona. It's said to be cursed, and has a bloody, tumultuous history.

What's a road trip without visiting a ghost town? This abandoned highway stop along historic route 66 is just 30 miles outside of Flagstaff, Arizona. It's said to be cursed, and has a bloody, tumultuous history.

A crooked sheriff, stagecoach robberies, vigilante justice and hangings galore. . .no wonder everybody left town! Read the remarkable story of the rise and fall of Bannack, Montana in my blog! http://stargazermercantile.com/ghost-town-bannack-montana/

Ghost Town: Bannack, Montana

Abandoned lodge in a Montana Ghost Town Schoolhouse and Masonic Lodge, built ca. 1874 in the mining ghost town at Bannack State Park, Bannack, Montana

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