Civil War Ghosts Blog

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 Spanish Flu: The Facts, Figures and Skeletons

Posted on April 21, 2020

What was the Spanish Flu? The Flu under the scopeThe Spanish flu was the first of two pandemics caused by the H1N1 influenza virus. That nomenclature is no-doubt pinging your spider-sense; it sou... Read More

Facts, tidbits and scary stories of the Black Plague

Posted on March 25, 2020

Nowadays, during the haunting of the Coronavirus COVID-19, the great spook running amok throughout the world, we’re constantly being assaulted by reminders of old archaic pandemics. We are being... Read More

The Ghost Of General Sherman.

Posted on March 23, 2020

A man is measured by what he leaves behind, by his legacy, by his memories and triumphs. You have to be a special kind of badass, when the big cheese in charge goes, “Sherman was scary... That SOB w... Read More

Hansell Road, Haunted Places in Pennsylvania

Top 10 Most Haunted Places in Pennsylvania

Posted on March 15, 2020

Pennsylvania is one of the first states of the US that has hosted events that had played a pivotal role in America’s history. From the Revolutionary War to the bloody Battle of Gettysburg during the... Read More

Hauntings at The Jennie Wade House

The Jennie Wade House

Posted on January 30, 2020

Tragic story, Jennie’s. As the only direct civilian casualty during the Battle of Gettysburg, her death was a stark reminder for everyone who survived the war as to just how fortunate they were. Kil... Read More

Hauntings at The Farnsworth House Inn, Civil War Ghosts, Ghosts in Gettysburg

The Farnsworth House Inn

Posted on January 27, 2020

Built somewhere around 1810, the Farnsworth House Inn is today a local tourist attraction that operates as both an inn and a tourist shop. Located in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, it is believed to be ext... Read More

Sachs Covered Bridge - Ghosts in Gettysburg

Sachs Covered Bridge

Posted on January 24, 2020

As are most things associated with the American Civil War, the haunted Sachs Covered Bridge is yet another on the long list of haunted structures found in Pennsylvania. Used by both Confederate and Un... Read More

Hauntings at Devil’s Den

Devil’s Den

Posted on January 21, 2020

Hauntings at Devil’s Den During the second day of fighting in the Battle of Gettysburg, one of the worst in the Civil War, Colonel Robert E. Lee had decided to go against the advice of his second-i... Read More