Tag: Haunted

August 31, 2019

The Hauntings of Sir Francis Drake

Sir Francis Drake is often regarded as a hero to the English, and a pirate to the Spanish. He reputation in Spain earned him the name El Draque, or the Dragon and the Spanish King Philip ll placed a bounty of 20,000 ducats on his head—the equivalent of $6.5 million today.  He would attack Spanish ships, looting […]

August 17, 2019

The Haunted Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, West Virginia

The Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum began it’s construction in 1858 and opened it’s doors to the first patients in 1864. The Asylum was originally designed by architect Richard Andrews, with craftsmen brought over from Germany and Ireland to put their skills to use on it’s architecture. It was originally referred to as the West Virginia Hospital […]

August 7, 2019

The Ghosts of Temple Newsam, Leeds

Temple Newsam House is a remarkable example of Tudor-Jacobean architecture on the outskirts of Leeds, West Yorkshire. The house is most famous as the birth place of Lord Darnley, the once husband of Mary Queen of Scots. It is often referred to as The Hampton Court of The North. The house was owned by the […]

August 5, 2019

The Haunted Calico Ghost Town, California

A former mining town in San Bernardino County, California, Calico ghost town is now pulling in thousands of tourists per year. As a prosperous town that was founded 1881, it was home to 500 mines, which collectively amassed over $20 million in silver ore, during it’s 12-year span as a functioning mining town. In the […]

August 2, 2019

The Ghosts of Blickling Hall, Norfolk

Blickling Hall is a grand Manor in Norfolk, built on the site of a previous medieval Home said to be the birthplace of Anne Boleyn. The current building was constructed during the reign of King James I, by the Hobert Family. The residence has it’s fair share of awesome, yet gruesome ghost stories, and is […]

August 1, 2019

Romania’s Most Haunted Forest: Hoia Baciu

Travel west of the Romanian city of Cluj-Napoca, and you’ll find the 729-acre forest of Hoia Baciu. What appears to have started out as a few folktales has sprung up into the Hoia Baciu forest becoming known as one of the most haunted places in the world. It’s also known by locals, as “Romania’s Bermuda […]

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