Goldfield Ghost Town in Goldfield, Arizona is located 40 miles southeast of Phoenix -at the base of the Superstition Mountains- and it has been called "Gateway to the Superstition Mountains." Thanks to the discovery of gold in 1892, the town turned into a booming community with a population of four to five thousand people. Facilities included a hotel, a general store, three saloons, boarding houses, a blacksmith, a school house, a hotel, a meat market and a brewery. The mining...
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