List of ghost towns in Oregon
This is a list of ghost towns in the U.S. state of Oregon. According to historian Steve Arndt, Oregon has more than 250 ghost towns, more than any other state in the United States. This list includes towns and communities that are abandoned, unpopulated, or whose populations have declined to significantly small numbers.[a]
- Category:Former populated places in Oregon
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- List of ghost towns in the United States
- According to T. Lindsay Baker, a "ghost town" can refer to either an unpopulated town or a town that, though still populated (albeit in small numbers), has seen a significant decline in population since its establishment.
- Arndt, Steve (2015). Oregon Ghost Towns A to Z. Stephen Arndt. ISBN 978-0-984-42949-3.
- Baker, T. Lindsay (2003). More Ghost Towns of Texas. Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press. ISBN 0806135182.
- McArthur, Lewis A.; McArthur, Lewis L. (2003) . Oregon Geographic Names (7th ed.). Portland, Oregon: Oregon Historical Society Press. p. 24. ISBN 978-0875952772.
- Culp, Edwin D. (1978). Stations West: The Story of the Oregon Railways. New York: Bonanza Books. pp. 100–101. OCLC 4751643.
- Weis, Norman D. (1971). Ghost Towns of the Northwest. Caldwell, Idaho, USA: Caxton Press. ISBN 0-87004-358-7.
- Hatton, Raymond (1988). Oregon's Big Country: A Portrait of Southeastern Oregon. Bend, Oregon, USA: Maverick Publications. ISBN 0-89288-128-3.
- Miller, Bill (14 December 2008). "The underwater ghost town". Mail Tribune. Retrieved 4 May 2018.
- Varney 2013, pp. 138–9.
- Varney 2013, p. 116.
- Varney 2013, p. 120.
- Varney 2013, pp. 138–42.
- Varney 2013, p. 169.
- Varney 2013, pp. 152–5.
- Varney 2013, p. 206.
- "Remnants of another time". Bend Bulletin. 9 June 2013. Retrieved 1 September 2017.
- McArthur, Lewis (1991) . Oregon Geographic Names (6th ed.). Portland, OR, USA: Oregon Historical Society Press. p. 508. ISBN 978-0-87595-237-6.
- Varney 2013, pp. 162–4.
- "Fire strikes ghost town". La Grande Observer. 22 June 1959. p. 1 – via Newspapers.com.
- Varney 2013, p. 156.