I Want to Find Forgotten "Ghost Towns"

For those interested in the forgotten towns waiting to tell their stories. 116 People


    Centralia, Pennsylvania isn't forgotten, I believe its population is in the double-or-single digits now, but it was the inspiration for the Silent Hill series, what with the creepy coal fires burning under the town and such. They still burn to this day, and it would be so awesome...
    spacehyena spacehyena
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 5, 2012

    Forgotten Ghost Towns

    Forgotten ghost towns,Want to find some,Hear their stories,If walls could speak,The secrets they'd tell,I think,I'll take a trip,See what I can find.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Jan 16, 2012


    I have always been fascinated with ghost towns. I am astounded at how in-tact some of them seem to be, as well- food and furniture still inside the homes and saloons, etc. It's a dream of mine to travel west and explore some of these spooky old historical areas.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    1 Response Sep 27, 2011

    Ghost Towns

    I guess when people hear the term Ghost Town they think of the towns in the old west that disappeared after the gold or silver rushes. But a quick search shows there are forgotten or lost towns in every state, including Alaska and Hawaii, as well as Canada and Mexico. I've no...
    Tzech Tzech
    46-50, F
    7 Responses Aug 27, 2008

    Buckskin Joe

    I originally wrote this as a comment to another story, but wanted to share it with all, in case you didn't see the comment... We (my family and I) got into ghost towns in Colorado with all the old mining camps. Some are easy to find an just off a highway, others are high in the...
    LonghornFan LonghornFan
    56-60, M
    3 Responses Dec 5, 2009

    Code of Ethics

    Well... I was doing some more reading on this and there is a "code of Ethics". It's very similar to the code that is used by 'treasure hunters as well as those who do "geocaching". So I thought it might be good to include it here. Ghost Towner's Code of...
    Tzech Tzech
    46-50, F
    7 Responses Aug 28, 2008
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