Travels in the American Southwest
Frisco, Utah
GPS - N38 27.583 W113 15.538
SR 21 44 miles west of I-15
Road factor/Accessability - Paved
~284 miles from Las Vegas
 

Frisco was born August 21, 1871 reaching its peak in in 1910, then slowly faded into obscurity in the 1930's. During it's heyday, Frisco mines produced over $80,000,000 in ore, primarily silver and lead. Some 20,000 residents worked the mines and town businesses. As expected, there were dozens of bars in the thriving business district, but only a few walls and foundations are seen today.


 
 


 
 

Bullet holes in the corrugated walls form constellations of daylight
 

In 1982, Frisco's kilns were placed on National Register of Historic Places
 

Long abandoned boiler slowly rusts
 

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