Hauntings

Person hovering above the leaves in a forest

Doris Bither Poltergeist

The Doris Bither haunting, also known as the Entity haunting, allegedly occurred in 1974 in Culver City, California. Doris Bither claimed that she was plagued by poltergeist activity and that the spirits of th... Read More
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Myrtles Plantation

Myrtles Plantation, built in 1794, and rumoured to be on top of an Indian burial ground, is believed to be haunted by more than ten different ghosts.Bogdan Oporowski / CC BY-SALOCATIONSt. Franc... Read More
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Greyfriar’s Kirkyard

Greyfriars Kirkyard is a cemetery officially founded in 1561 and reportedly had its first burial in the late 1500s. Since then, it’s become the resting place for many ‘well-known Scotsmen and women’ and some a... Read More
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Busby’s Cursed Chair

Thomas Busby was a ‘thug, thief and drunkard’, who lived in North Yorkshire, England, in the later part of the 1600s, who cursed anyone who sat in his favourite chair to die.CURRENT LOCATIONThirsk ... Read More
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Black Monk of Pontefract

The Black Monk of Pontefract is an infamous poltergeist haunting that occurred at the home of the Pritchard family, in England, in the late 1960s and early 1970s.LOCATION30 East Drive, Chequerfield... Read More
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Villisca Axe Murder House

The Villisca axe murder house is a house in the town of Villisca in Iowa, USA, and is the site of one of the most infamous ‘mass family murders’ in American history, and is claimed to be one of the country's m... Read More
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‘The Hands Resist Him’ Painting

‘The Hands Resist Him’ is a painting created by artist Bill Stoneham, who grew up in Southern California, in 1972 and depicts a young boy and female doll, who is ‘holding a piece of herself’, standing in front... Read More
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Dybbuk Box

The Dybbuk box is a wine cabinet which is supposedly haunted by a Dybbuk which had been trapped inside it.CURRENT LOCATIONZak Bagans Haunted MuseumBACKGROUND, HISTORY AND LOREThe Dybbuk... Read More
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Alton Mental Hospital

Alton Mental Hospital was a mental hospital, known for its harsh treatments and paranormal activity, which is still operating today and is reported to be haunted.LOCATIONAlton, Illinois, USA... Read More
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The Cage

The Cage is a reportedly haunted house, in the village of St Osyth in England, which was once used as a jail for accused witches in the 16th Century.LOCATIONThe Cage, St Osyth, Essex, England... Read More
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Sallie House

The Sallie House is a small, two-story brick house on the bluffs of the Missouri River, widely considered to be one of the most haunted houses in the United States. Reportedly the house is haunted by a demonic... Read More