And if you enjoy metal detecting, then searching for these lost old towns will give you the opportunity to find some exciting relics from the past. This page explains where some of the Connecticut ghost towns exist.
Here is a list of some of those gone but not forgotten towns. Have fun, and good luck in your search for ghost towns. And some of these areas may have abandoned buildings to explore.
High Ridge, is located approximately 3 miles northwest of New Caanan.
Burlington Station, is located approximately 2 ½ miles northwest of Unionville.
Lime Rock Station, is located approximately 1 mile south of Falls Village.
Duncan, is located approximately 1 mile north of Killingsworth.
New Haven County
East Summit, is located approximately 2 miles northwest of Prospect.
New London County
Gardner Lake, is located approximately 3 miles northeast of Salem.
Ekonk, is located approximately 2 miles south of Sterling Hill.
Reference: Thomas P. Terry United State Treasure Atlas, 1978 - 1987
Locating Connecticut ghost towns is possible. More information is available here.
The ghost towns listed on this page are just a few of the hundreds of other ghost towns in this State. You can discover many more as you drive, or hike, by paying attention to the signs of a nearby old town. Those signs, and how to look for them are described in detail in my report,
In this ebook, learn how to locate the eastern ghost towns by recognizing certain signs. And if you enjoy metal detecting, read about a real ghost town mini cache my partner John located.
This is an Ebook. Available only as an instant download.
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