Big Creek Ghost Town Photos

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Not much is left of the historic Big Creek mining district which was established in 1863. The district give rise to small mining towns such as Canyon City, Montrose, Mineral City, Watertown, and Lander City. These towns were short lived as accessible ore dwindled and Austin prospered. The towns of Big Creek were waning fast by 1866.…
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