Kelly, a Ghost Town Two Hours Southwest of Albuquerque

Just south of Magdelena is the ghost town of Kelly, an old zinc mining town. Visitors should stop in Magdelena for a permit to visit.

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Refractory, boiler and assay–these buildings remind us of the Twin Towers.
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The impressive headframe designed by Gustave Eiffel
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Looking down into the mining shaft, perhaps as deep as 1,000 feet

 

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