There Is An Abandoned Wild West Theme Park In Cornwall

So mysterious.

1. The American Wild West Park was built near St Columb Major in Cornwall.

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2. The abandoned theme park last opened in 2009.

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3. There are 25 buildings on the site.

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4. Visitors could watch live action shows, ride a pony and see authentically dressed Wild West characters.

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5. As well as visit a barber’s shop.

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6. And an old-time saloon.

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7. The photos were taken by urban explorer who goes by the name of Urbex-SW.

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8. Urbex explains: “People are normally pretty amazed with the places that I get to see, the fact that these places are just left to rot away and never be seen again.”

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9. “These photographs show what was once a happy, bustling and buzzing location now left to ruin”.

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10. There are many artifacts left behind in the ghost town.

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11. Including these photos from visitors at the time.

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12. And bourbon from 1866.

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13. Urbex is proud of their documentary work.

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“You’ll always get the odd one or two that thinks I’m in the wrong for doing what I do but in my eyes it’s all about documenting our British history and not letting these once grand, bustling places go unseen.”

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