Place:Thurber, Erath, Texas, United States

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NameThurber
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates32.5°N 98.417°W
Located inErath, Texas, United States
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Thurber is a coal-mining ghost town in Erath County, Texas, United States (near the Palo Pinto county line), located 75 miles west of Fort Worth. It was, between 1888 and 1921, one of the largest producers of bituminous coal in Texas and the largest company town in the state, with a population of over 10,000. The population of the unincorporated area is 48 per the 2010 United States Census.

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