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Swansea is a ghost town in La Paz County in the U.S. state of Arizona. It was settled around 1909 in what was then the Arizona Territory. It served as a mining town as well as a location for processing and smelting the copper ore taken from the nearby mines.
Jerome, AZ is now mostly known as “America’s Most Vertical City” and the “Largest Ghost Town in America”. Jerome was founded in 1876 & sits above what was the largest copper mine in America. The mines are now silent & the former population of 15,000 has dwindled to 353.
Aubrey Landing - Arizona Ghost Town
Aubrey Landing - Aubrey Landing is a ghost town at the mouth of the Bill Williams River in southern Mohave County, Arizona. The town was founded before 1865 and was abandoned sometime after 1886. Aubrey is located two miles northeast of Parker Dam. Aubrey Landing was inundated when Lake Havasu was formed.
Castle Dome Landing- Castle Dome City Landing - Castle Dome Landing, Arizona (also Castle Dome City) is a ghost town in the Castle Dome Mountains of Yuma County in the U.S. state of Arizona. It was first settled as a transport depot and mining camp around 1863 in what was then the Arizona Territory.
Klondyke- Klondyke is a ghost town in Graham County, Arizona, that was founded around 1900 by some miners who had recently returned from Alaska after participating in the Klondike Gold Rush. The town is located west of Safford in the Aravaipa Valley. The Galiuro Mountains lie to the southeast and the Santa Teresa Mountains to the north.