Ghost towns and town ghosts in Australia, part 3

12 Сентябрь, 2014

  

Уалхалла / Walhalla, штат Виктория, Австралия.

The House is located on the edge of the mountains, back in 1976 Year. Picture: ESI John Lloyd Source: Flickr

4. Is Walhalla / Walhalla, Victoria

When something, 2500 a man called mountain town is Walhalla home. Today it is a city frozen in time and has less 20 permanent residents, Although its tourism industry firmly at the feet of the numerous vacation houses, located in this area and interesting antique (by the standards Australia) buildings.

Patrick Swayze, as they say, spent some time in his youth in these places.

View from the top. Photos: ESI John Lloyd Source: Flickr


5. Dzhoadzha / Joadja, New South Wales

Джоаджа / Joadja, Новый Южный Уэльс, Австралия.

Dzhoadzha is a true ghost town. Photos: Gordon Chirgvin Source: Фликр

This mining town in the Southern Highlands has flourished in the period from 1870 along 1911, When there was 1200 Residents, mostly natives of Scotland. When the local mine was closed, the city became a fading.
Legend has it, A what, at least, 2 ghost haunt this region. Here we are working to preserve and protect the ruins.

Creepy ... Photos: Gordon Chirgvin Source: Фликр

  

  

 

6. Nerriganda / Nerrigundah, New South Wales

Нерриганда / Nerrigundah, Новый Южный Уэльс.

Main street Nerriganda. Source: Flickr

Nerriganda was a city with a population of artisan miners 1200 At the end 19 Century, and now here remain just 30 person. Notorious gang Clark robbed here in hotel 1866 Year, and shot policejsogo.

The town is also famous for the fact, He had an excellent command of tennis in 1920-30-ies, When tennis was very popular here.

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