Civil War Ghosts Blog

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Pennhurst Asylum

Posted on January 25, 2021

Giving 'Asylum' A Different Meaning  Like the Rolling Hills Asylum, Pennhurst State School and Hospital, originally known as the ‘Eastern Pennsylvania State Institution for the Feeble-Mind... Read More

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A Haunted Hanover Home

Posted on January 21, 2021

Just outside of Gettysburg, the small town of Hanover has a population of just over fifteen thousand. Known as the “Snack Food Capital of the World,’ Hanover has created a name for itself not only... Read More

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Most Haunted Spots on the Gettysburg Battlefield

Posted on December 17, 2020

  The Nation’s Bloodstain  Read a few sentences into any Pennsylvania paranormal article, and you'll find the battlefields of Gettysburg. Truly one of the nation's bloodiest civil war ba... Read More

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Tale of Helltown

Posted on December 15, 2020

Hell on Earth Helltown, its name perfectly fitting its legend, known for murderous Satanists and toxic chemical spills. A weekend’s road trip away, nestled in The Cuyahoga Valley in Pennsylvania's ... Read More

Top 10 Haunted Locations in Philadelphia

Posted on November 12, 2020

A Historic Centerpiece Philadelphia is one of our nation’s most historic towns, its written history beginning in 1682. The city was founded by William Penn in the English Crown Province of Penn... Read More

The Bridgewater Triangle

Posted on August 29, 2020

The Bridgewater Triangle is a curious spot in southeastern Massachusetts that’s known for all manner of wacky supernatural hijinks. You name it, they have it. Pretty certain that if you look hard en... Read More

The deserted roads have buckled under the intense heat of the underground fire in Centralia.

Centralia: The Ultimate Ghost Town

Posted on June 8, 2020

Centralia, to sum it up in a quick phrase, is the town that inspired Silent Hill. If Hell decided to relocate to Earth and claim a zip code, it would inevitably have to sue Centralia for infringing ... Read More

The Smallpox Apocalypse

Posted on April 30, 2020

The European's arrival in the New World was nothing short of an Apocalyptic event for most natives. In the Americas, the coming of Europeans led to plagues, war, genocide, and subjection. It led t... Read More

The Ghosts of the Gettysburg National Cemetery

Posted on April 30, 2020

Gettysburg National Cemetery was built for Union/Federal deaths sustained at the Battle of Gettysburg during the Civil War. It is now a United States federal cemetery. It is located in Adams County, P... Read More

Edward Jenner VS the Apocalypse; the first vaccination.

Posted on April 27, 2020

We are lucky that most of the infectious diseases that prove deadly to humans and have plagued all humanity have now been mostly rendered neuter and contained. No longer do we have to be constantly co... Read More