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Trolley Tour

Railroad

We had rail service from 1903 until 1960 and this post describes the plans and eventual right-of-way.

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Schieffelin Days

Ed Schieffelin was Tombstone’s founder and we are celebrating his legacy with a family-friendly, fun weekend in Tombstone.

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Ghost Tour Trolley Tour

Tombstone Cemetery

The Tombstone City Cemetery is the final resting place for more than 1800 of our citizens who have died since 1884.

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Trolley Tour

Jewish Memorial

The Jewish Memorial commemorates the Jews who were part of our origin.

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Trolley Tour

The Earps’ Mining

Everyone knows about the Earps’ gunfights, but few know about the mine they owned.

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Ghost Tour Trolley Tour

Courthouse

The Courthouse is a wonderful museum and haunted location.

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Mine Tour Trolley Tour

Mines Near Tombstone

This post describes the more important of the mines in and around Tombstone.

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Ghost Tour

About Parson George

Why I use the name “Parson George” for the ghost tour.

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Ghost Tour Trolley Tour

Original City Hall

The original City Hall housed our city government for more than a century and is still home to the city Marshal’s Office.

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Trolley Tour

Boothill Graveyard

Boothill was the first graveyard in Tombstone and it contains the remains of 273 of our earliest pioneers. There are bad guys here, but also the innocent and even the unknown. This post includes a table listing all of the Boothill residents.

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Mine Tour

Tombstone Mining District

The Tombstone Mining District was nearly 100 square miles and included 60 producing mines. This post introduces all of the mining districts in Cochise County and includes a map outlining the Tombstone District.

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General

How Many People Lived in Tombstone?

How many people lived in Tombstone in those early days? Tour guides present wildly different estimates, but here are the numbers from the US Census.