Colorado Ghost Town Photography - La Plata, Colorado

November 20, 2017Posted by Webmaster

 

La Plata is an interesting place to be. Like other abandoned towns such as Eureka, many think it is a campground. That said, itís amazing to realize this place was, at one time, the La Plata County Seat. Eventually, this was moved to Durango.


Historic townsite marker at the La Plata townsite.
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Date Taken: 2007:07:17 09:16:25        Want to use this image? See the More information tab.

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This was the townsite of La Plata. Compare it with the historic picture on the historic marker. (Note the mountains in it are of the same angle.)
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Date Taken: 2007:07:17 09:19:11        Want to use this image? See the More information tab.

Add Image to Cart View Cart / Checkout Magnify Image This was the townsite of La Plata.  Compare it with the historic picture on the historic marker. (Note the mountains in it are of the same angle.)