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    GHOST TOWN COUNTY Description
    Alexander Erath A ghost town with ghosts
    Alligator Bell Once upon a time ...
    Alton Denton Fascinating history
    Babylon Navarro Not on County Map
    Barnesville Johnson Not on the map
    Beattie Comanche Near Comanche
    Belcherville Montague Population: 34
    Birdville Tarrant First Tarrant County seat
    Birdston Navarro The Birdston Cemetery remains
    Bono 10-11-11 Johnson Cemetery & church remains
    Boz Ellis Threatened by the supercollider project
    Brazos Point Bosque With a bridge
    Buchanan 5-19-12 Johnson Former county seat
    Buckner 4-30-12 Collin First Collin County seat
    Bucksnort Falls Historical Marker
    Buena Vista Ellis West of Waxahachie
    Bug Tussle 4-16-14 Fannin Everybody's favorite place name
    Bulcher Cooke South of the Red River
    Bullock Young Population: 0
    Cambridge Clay Early Clay County seat
    Carlton Hamilton Ghost town with a post office
    Carter Parker Established around a flourmill
    Cave Creek Coryell Not on the map
    Chalk Mountain 3-3-12 Erath A cemetery and a Masonic lodge
    Climax Collin Not on the Texas Official Travel Map
    College Mound Kaufman One of the county's oldest communities
    Comyn Comanche Once known as Theney
    Cora 2-1-11 Comanche Former Comanche County Seat
    Cottage Hill Collin Not on the Texas Official Travel Map
    Cranz 1-12-10 Gonzales Not on the county map
    Custer City Cooke Named after George Armstrong Custer
    Deer Creek Clay All signs point to Deer Creek
    Dew Freestone Annual Homecoming
    Dexter Cooke Not on the Texas Official Travel Map
    Dido 8-26-10 Tarrant Bypassed by the railroad - again
    Direct Lamar Near Paris
    Donahoe Bell Flowers For Sarah Herndon
    Finis Jack The end of Finis
    Frognot Collin A standpipe remains
    Gerald 4-26-10 McLennan Church and cemetery remain
    Gibtown Jack Once a commercial center for three Counties
    Glory Lamar Near Paris
    Hagerman Grayson Under Lake Texoma
    Hebron Denton A Ghost Town That Isnít
    Hemming Cooke Tornado
    Hopewell Somervell Now Under Squaw Creek Lake
    Hubbard Coryell Now on the grounds of Fort Hood
    Illinois Bend Montague Close to Oklahoma
    Ireland Coryell Near Gatesville
    Jellico Tarrant Near Grapevine
    Johnsville 10-10-13 Erath A church & cemetery remain
    Kentucky Town Grayson Settled by Kentucky emigrants
    Kimball Bosque A ghost town in a park by a lake
    Kit 10-10-11 Dallas Absorbed by Irving. Cemetery remains
    Lanham Hamilton Church and cemetery
    Lime City Coryell On private property
    Lingleville Erath Population: Est. 100
    Marysville 6-3-11 Cooke Camp Howze took much of the land
    McGirk Hamilton On the Lampasas River
    Milton Lamar Population: 80
    Mustang Denton Population dispersed
    Nash Ellis Near Waxahachie
    Norse Bosque Norwegian Settelment
    Nussbaumer Dallas Disappeared from maps in the 1930s.
    Odds Limestone Not far from Waco
    Ohio Hamilton On Plum Creek
    Okay Bell Near Killeen
    Osage 1-9-10 Coryell Not on the map
    Otto Falls Once over 1,000 residents
    Ozro Ellis Population 0
    Pancake Coryell It's about mail
    Pansy Navarro Not on the map
    Perry Falls Near Waco
    Personville 5-4-13 Limestone Historical Marker
    Pluto Ellis Not on the map
    Poe Prairie Parker A cemetery
    Preston 4-2-10 Grayson Submerged under Lake Texoma
    Razor Lamar With an old cemetery
    Red River Station Montague One of Texas' early ghost towns
    Richard Collin A cemetery
    Sefcikville Bell Population 0
    Silver Lake Van Zandt Once a stop for the T & P Railroad
    Sipe Springs Comanche "Little girl, age 3 died 1870, moving west."
    Smithfield 5-30-13 Tarrant Absorbed into North Richland Hills
    Sowers Dallas Absorbed by Irving. Cemetery remains
    Spanish Fort Montague Close to Oklahoma
    Sparta Bell Under Lake Belton
    Springfield Limestone Now within a state historic site
    Steele Creek Community Limestone A cemetery
    Stewards Mill Freestone With two historical landmarks
    Stony 2-12-12 Denton Settled in the late 1850s
    Streetman Freestone Population declined after WWII
    Stringtown Bell A church still stands
    Sugar Loaf 1-17-11 Coryell Absorbed by Fort Hood
    Tama Coryell Absorbed by Fort Hood
    Tarrant 5-8-13 Tarrant An absorbed ghost town
    Taylor Town Lamar Near Paris
    The Grove Coryell Near Temple
    Thurber Erath Texas' premier ghost town
    Toadsuck Grayson Now part of Collinsville
    Toto Parker Formerly known as Ray School Community
    Trueloves 9-6-13 Johnson Found in vintage map
    Twin Wells 11-22-11 Dallas Absorbed by Irving. A bridge remains
    Wardville 5-19-12 Johnson Former county seat

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    GHOST TOWNCOUNTYDescription
    AlbuquerqueGonzalesTotally deserted by 1912
    Ammansville 7-6-12 FayetteA ghost town with a painted church
    BiegelFayetteUnderwater ghost town
    Big LumpMilamNo evidence of the community remains
    BoonvilleBrazosFormer town site now inside a cemetery
    BriaryMilamNot on State Map
    Bryant StationMilamNot on State Map
    Bucareli 6-29-10 MadisonSpanish Ghost Settlement
    BushdaleMilamA cemetery
    CheapsideGonzalesA recent ghost
    ClarksonMilamPopulation: 10
    Polonia 4-15-10 CaldwellOnly cemetery remains
    Colorado CityFayetteA lost town, almost the Capital of Texas
    ConcreteGuadalupeA cemetery
    DewvilleGonzalesOn the Old San Antonio Road
    DubinaFayette "Painted church" & "Piano Bridge"
    DuncanMilamNot on the county map
    Gay Hill WashingtonOn La Bahia scenic drive
    Gay HillFayetteOn Highway 71
    GollyDeWittOn the backroads
    Grassyville 5-23-10 BastropA cemetery
    Guadalupe CityGuadalupeMerged with Seguin
    Hackberry LavacaNot on the map
    HalstedFayetteNot on the map
    HermisGonzalesNot on the map
    High HillFayetteA ghost town with a painted church
    HopeLavacaTwo active churches
    HopkinsvilleGonzalesOnly a historical marker remains
    Independence WashingtonAlive and well
    GoodwillWashingtonNot on the county map
    GraballWashingtonPopulation: 0
    JeddoBastropCemetery, centennial marker & lost grave
    Joiner 3-12-10 FayetteOnly Joiner Road is left
    KirtleyFayetteGrew around Barton Creek cemetery
    KovarBastropPopulation Unknown
    La BahiaWashingtonOn the Old La Bahia Road
    Lawhon SpringsLee Only the cemetery remains
    Lone Oak 8-26-11CaldwellA cemetery remains
    MatthewsColoradoOn detailed county maps
    McDuffBastropNear Austin
    MeccaMadisonOne of the oldest settlements in Madison Co
    Moravia LavacaGerman
    Mount VernonWashingtonOnce contested for county seat
    NashvilleMilamFirst Milam County Seat
    NickelGonzalesStill on the map
    NileMilamNothing remains
    Novohrad LavacaBohemian
    Oak HillBastropCasualty of WWII
    Old MoultonLavacaMoulton moved 2 miles East
    O'Quinn 1-21-10 FayettePast captured in vintage photos
    Osage 1-9-10ColoradoMoved to Weimar
    Oso 1-19-10FayetteOnly the cemetery remains
    Ottine 12-19-11 GonzalesNear Palmetto State Park
    OwensvilleRobertsonOnly a cemetery remains
    Petersburg 7-2-13LavacaFormer County Seat
    PrahaFayetteA ghost town with a painted church
    Provident City 3-20-10ColoradoOn private property today
    QuarryWashingtonOnce a thriving community
    RexvilleAustinRemembered by an Austin county road
    Rock IslandColorado"The Northern City on the Gulf"
    Rush CreekWiseToday a cemetery with a historical marker
    Rush CreekNavarroPopulation 0
    SaturnGonzalesOriginally called Possum Trot
    Sempronius 4-13-13 AustinDeath by railroad bypass
    SerbinLeeThe Wendish Capital of Texas
    Sipe Springs 10-4-10Milam Near Big Lump
    Sullivan 5-23-10GuadalupeBegan as a railroad switch
    StellaFayetteNot on the map
    StonehamGrimesPopulation 12
    Tigertown 8-19-10 WashingtonGone by 1900
    Tonqua 3-10-10 DeWittOnly the cemetery remains
    TravisAustinPhillips Cemetery
    Trinidad 9-27-12MadisonRemembered by a centennial marker
    Turkey CreekWashingtonContender for county seat
    VelehradLavacaOn Fayette/ LaVaca County Line Road
    WashingtonWashingtonJust outside Washington-On-The-Brazos
    William PennWashingtonOn La Bahia scenic drive
    ZackBrazosNot on County Map
    Zulch 6-11-12 MadisonPopulation 0

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