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No Ghosts in Swansea

My friend in Quartzsite and went on an adventure to search out the ghost town, Swansea, that once grew around a working copper mine. Abandoned in 1943, it didn’t really capture my imagination. 428 more words



BMI: 17.1
Mood: Meh
Music: You’re So Creepy – Ghost Town

I suppose I’ll just have to be content that it could be a LOT worse… 25 more words


A visit to the Dome Mine Museum and a catch up.

Friday 2/5/16 was another beautiful morning with blue skies and no wind so we figured another road trip was in order and we jumped in the Jeep and headed towards the Castle Dome Mine Museum. 1,203 more words

A Little About Us

Ghost Town: Silver Reef, Utah

I had the fortune to travel through the US on a path from Virginia to Utah; Southern Utah to be more specific.  Southern Utah is a lot like its neighboring Arizona and Nevada, and it’s made up of beautiful desert landscape.   269 more words

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Bucket List: America's Ghost Towns Part 1

For me there’s something sad and mysterious about abandoned buildings and towns. Something that seems to draw me to them, as if staring at the old facades and overgrown structures will teach me something about humanity or nature. 907 more words

Bucket List

The Walls That Came Down

Once, there was a village here, deep in the desert, away from prying eyes. Now, there are but broken shells of the past; hollow bricks that speak no more of life but echoing silence. 177 more words


Ghost Town Still Life by PatKofahl

The Vulture Mine was a gold mine and settlement in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States. The mine began in 1863 and became the most productive gold mine in Arizona history. 86 more words

Still Life