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Painted desert in Pahreah Canyon, Utah

In the 1800's this desert area was settled by Mormon settler's. Coal was found here, close to the beautiful painted desert. It became a ghost town in the 1920's due to flash floods, which also eventually washed away the deserted buildings.

TAGS: Desert, Utah

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Prescott, Arizona, United States of America
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© Sharon Pullins.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2016
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2016, 10:28 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Town washed away only cemetery left., Utah, United States of America