Ghosts of Maryland

Overview

Covers the entire state of Maryland

Over 100 haunted locations

Learn about ghost hunting and what you'll need to investigate

Ghostly atlases for mapping out your ghost tour

Explore the supernatural history of Maryland through its countless ghost stories and legends, and discover why many consider the state to be one of the most haunted in America. Learn how the old habit of ...

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Overview

Covers the entire state of Maryland

Over 100 haunted locations

Learn about ghost hunting and what you'll need to investigate

Ghostly atlases for mapping out your ghost tour

Explore the supernatural history of Maryland through its countless ghost stories and legends, and discover why many consider the state to be one of the most haunted in America. Learn how the old habit of using an oil lamp got a woman killed and how she locked the parlor doors of her house from her coffin. Play cards with the devil in a home where a ghost would later lead someone to a hidden gold chain. See the impression left in a bed at the Dr. Samuel A. Mudd house and discover what person of infamy may have left it. Solve the mystery of why the ghost of a ghost used in court. These and other stories form a comprehensive collection of ghosts in Maryland. Join them ... if you dare.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780764334238
  • Publisher: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
  • Publication date: 2/28/2010
  • Pages: 160
  • Sales rank: 1,371,003
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Mike Ricksecker has been writing most of his life, including paranormal short stories, song lyrics, and a monthly mystery newsletter.

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Table of Contents

Introduction 6

Chapter 1 Maryland... A Haunted State 8

Chapter 2 Mount Airy Mansion and Plantation 11

Chapter 3 The Snowden Homes 16

Chapter 4 Ghosts of Westminster 25

Chapter 5 Downtown Frederick 33

Chapter 6 The Patapsco Female Institute and Mount Ida 43

Chapter 7 The Hayden House 47

Chapter 8 Lilburn Castle 52

Chapter 9 The Surratt House and Tavern 57

Chapter 10 Impression at the Mudd House 62

Chapter 11 Ghosts of Charles Street 69

Chapter 12 Ghost Hunting 73

Chapter 13 Haunted Atlas of Maryland 78

Bibliography 153

Index 156

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