West Texas Ghost Town -- Shafter. Ruins of Silver Smelter

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i_am_jim on June 26, 2009

Shafter was once a silver mining town. For a while it was a full-fledged "company town" with the miners totally dependent on the company.

In the 1960's was used for early scenes in the science fiction movie "The Andromeda Strain".

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