Terlingua, Texas Ghost Town was a Mercury mining town until Not long after, the town was abandoned. An amazing cemetery remains in one of the darkest spots in the US. Great for photographing the Milky Way and a little spooky Kelly DeLay Photography
Visit the once ghost town - Jerome, Arizona. An old copper mining town considered "The wickedest town in the west". Went from people down to 50 so it has been considered a ghost town. It's way up in the mts at ft.
Detroit is the world's biggest ghost city. I wouldn't want to live in Detroit per say, but I love the idea of taking an abandoned house and remodeling it to be inhabited again. I love the stone one 8 pictures down. Just amazing architecture. So sad.
Picher, Oklahoma Picher was once a national center of lead and zinc mining, but after a century of unrestricted excavation the town was left with giant piles of toxic metal-contaminated tailings heaped throughout the area, making the land uninhabitable.
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