Vulture Mine Ghost Town School

Vulture Mine Ghost Town School and playground is a reminder of times past. The Vulture Mine began in 1863 when Henry Wickenburg, a prospector from California’s gold rush, discovered a quartz outcropping containing gold. To support the men and their families, the small mining town of Vulture City developed. The city once had several thousand citizens with such amenities as a brothel, mess hall, post … Continue reading Vulture Mine Ghost Town School