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Click to enlarge the pic Oh yes...there's a famous railroad here too!
Country United States
City or Region Georgetown, Colorado
Travelling with Mike & Tara
Travel date 18 Jan 2004
What you've been doing

Georgetown is an old silver-mining town, dating from the 1860s. The first discovery of silver in Colorado was made in 1864 about eight miles above Georgetown. It's a quaint little town with a traditional "main street", now lined with antique shops, art galleries and a few restaurants and bars. The town is walled in on three sides by mountains, which gives a stunning backdrop to most views of the town.

We spoke with a local shopkeeper who told us about a Christmas market held in the town each year, with entertainment and and events. Hopefully this little piggy will go to the market next year...

Added : 19 Jan 2004, 01:30:53 (UK time)
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