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10 Creepy Ghost Towns and Modern Ruins of the United States

10 Creepy Ghost Towns and Modern Ruins of the United States

The United States is full of ghost towns, abandoned cities and other modern ruins, from Centralia and Pleasure Beach to Glenrio, Terlingua and beyond.

Abandoned Long Beach West, Stratford, and Pleasure Beach, Bridgeport-Conn (60 acres of prime Connecticut waterfront) has been allowed to waste away like a ghost town for 14 years!Pleasure Beach was a popular Connecticut destination, with seasonal cottages and an amusement park that thousands would visit each summer. It was connected to the main land in Bridgeport by a swing bridge, which unfortunately burned in a 1996 firethe decision was made to vacate the island)

Abandoned Long Beach West, Stratford, and Pleasure Beach, Bridgeport-Conn (60 acres of prime Connecticut waterfront) has been allowed to waste away like a ghost town for 14 years!Pleasure Beach was a popular Connecticut destination, with seasonal cottages and an amusement park that thousands would visit each summer. It was connected to the main land in Bridgeport by a swing bridge, which unfortunately burned in a 1996 firethe decision was made to vacate the island)

Water taxi service could come soon to Pleasure Beach

Water taxi service could come soon to Pleasure Beach

Pleasure Beach is the Bridgeport portion of a Connecticut barrier beach that extends 2-1/2 miles westerly from Point No Point (the portion in the adjoining town of Stratford is known as Long Beach). The area is Connecticut’s largest and most recent ghost town and abandoned recently in the late 90′s after arsonists torched the bridge connecting it to main land.

Pleasure Beach is the Bridgeport portion of a Connecticut barrier beach that extends 2-1/2 miles westerly from Point No Point (the portion in the adjoining town of Stratford is known as Long Beach). The area is Connecticut’s largest and most recent ghost town and abandoned recently in the late 90′s after arsonists torched the bridge connecting it to main land.

Pleasure Beach, Connecticut - The once vibrant vacation spot now lies in ruins with remnants of the movie theatre and decaying beach cottages. Unfortunately nothing remains of the once impressive Pleasure Beach amusement park (established in 1892 and closed in 1950). In recent weeks an environmental crisis at Bridgeport meant that the recently refurbished beachside facilities including the docks and boardwalks were once again abandoned.

10 Creepy Ghost Towns and Modern Ruins of the United States

Pleasure Beach, Connecticut - The once vibrant vacation spot now lies in ruins with remnants of the movie theatre and decaying beach cottages. Unfortunately nothing remains of the once impressive Pleasure Beach amusement park (established in 1892 and closed in 1950). In recent weeks an environmental crisis at Bridgeport meant that the recently refurbished beachside facilities including the docks and boardwalks were once again abandoned.

Pleasure Beach Connecticut 8 Oak Bluff Rd Bridgeport, CT 6385 Fairfield County Ghost Towns

Pleasure Beach Connecticut 8 Oak Bluff Rd Bridgeport, CT 6385 Fairfield County Ghost Towns

Pleasure Beach, a resort community in Bridgeport, Connecticut, became a virtual ghost town after the bridge leading to it burned in 1996.

Pleasure Beach, a resort community in Bridgeport, Connecticut, became a virtual ghost town after the bridge leading to it burned in 1996.

Pleasure Beach Bridgeport | Related Pictures beach ocean waves natural image hd wallpapers

Pleasure Beach Bridgeport | Related Pictures beach ocean waves natural image hd wallpapers

The long-abandoned Remington Arms factory in Bridgeport, CT. Remington Arms was once one of the largest munitions factories in the world, employing over 17,000 works during World War II. However, competition grew and business slowed, forcing officials to abandon the factory in the late 1980s. Some claim it to be haunted.

An Eerie Look Inside The Infamous Old Remington Arms Factory

The long-abandoned Remington Arms factory in Bridgeport, CT. Remington Arms was once one of the largest munitions factories in the world, employing over 17,000 works during World War II. However, competition grew and business slowed, forcing officials to abandon the factory in the late 1980s. Some claim it to be haunted.

The Loew’s Palace Theater opened as the Poli’s Palace Theater on September 4, 1922 in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

The Loew’s Palace Theater opened as the Poli’s Palace Theater on September 4, 1922 in Bridgeport, Connecticut.