The Story Behind This West Virginia Ghost Town Will Fascinate You
Thurmond, located in Fayette County, went from a prosperous small town to a near-ghost town with just five inhabitants. The town’s story and its remarkably well-preserved buildings will make you want to take a stroll through it…just don’t look for a street or sidewalks to stroll down.
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Have you ever explored the almost-abandoned Thurmond? What did you experience there? Do you think it’s haunted? Let us know in the comments.
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