Cardiff

Name:

Cardiff

County:

Livingston

Zip Code:

 

Latitude / Longitude:

41° 3′ 6 N, 88° 17′ 14 W

Elevation:

 

Time Zone:

Central (CST) (UTC-6)

Comments:

Cardiff is a ghost town in Livingston County, Illinois, United States. Founded as a coal mining town in 1899, it boomed in its first few years.

Remains:

Rapid growth ceased after accidents in the mines in 1903, and the closure of the mines in 1912 soon led to the community’s demise.

Established:

1899

Disestablished:

 

Current Status:

It is located in Round Grove Township, between the villages of Campus and Reddick.

Remarks:

 

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