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Westover Plantation

Westover Plantation

Although there is some discrepancy as to exactly when the Westover Plantation house was built and by whom, one thing for sure is the Westover Plantation ghosts that roam the property. Ph... Read More

A Witch Bottle (not the one from Williamsburg)

The Civil War Witch Bottle

Things are not always what they seem. When archeologists discovered a blue glass bottle in the median of 1-64 in Virginia, they weren’t expecting to find it had nails inside. They also weren’t exp... Read More

The cemetery at the Jamestown Church

The Mother-in-Law Tree of Jamestown Island, VA

The Mother-in-Law Tree of Jamestown Island, VA  Jamestown Island is off Glasshouse Point, along the Colonial Parkway. It’s home to Historic Jamestown and the Jamestown Memorial Church. It... Read More

A dig site at Jamestown

Cannibalism at Jamestown, VA

Cannibalism at Jamestown, VA   Jamestown was the first permanent English colony in North America, and it seemed to have been cursed. A few short years after settling up a Fort along the Jam... Read More

A vertical stone marker with Grace Sherwood information

Grace Sherwood, the Witch of Pungo

Grace Sherwood, the Witch of Pungo  Grace Sherwood was the last convicted witch in Virginia, and the only one who was convicted using the method known as “ducking.” She was said to have ... Read More

A house sits in a foggy forest

Old House Woods

The Insane Stories from the Old House Woods, Mathews, VA  In Mathews County of Virginia, off the coast of Gloucester, is the small, unassuming town of Diggs. It’s a cozy little place, surr... Read More

A night picture showing a bright light in the distance

The Mysterious Cohoke Light in West Point, VA

The Mysterious Cohoke Light of West Point, VA  Situated in King William County between West Point and Danville is what used to be the Southern Railroad line. Off of Mt. Olive Cohoke Road is ... Read More

Empty boat in the water

The Mystery of The Jenny and Kaz II

The Mystery of The Jenny and Kaz II    Below are two tales of sailing gone wrong – tragic stories of lives ended, one suddenly, another over the course of months. Ghost ships of days... Read More

SS Ourang Medan

The Demise of The S.S. Ourang Medan

  The S.S. Ourang Medan - A Ghostly Mystery     Nothing satisfies our spooky cravings like the tragic tale of a shipwreck, pieces of stories and rumors float... Read More

image shows an ocean horizon

Spirits and Ghosts of the High Seas

Spirits and Ghosts of the High SeasDive Into Ghost Infested Waters...  The oceans are a mysterious and merciless wasteland, filled with ghosts and spirits of ships of the past - the easi... Read More