Haunted New York: Ghosts and Strange Phenomena of the Empire State

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  • More than 60 frightening tales
  • Covers all regions of the state

An entertaining look at supernatural phenomena in New York, including the ghost of a British soldier at Fort Ontario, Champ the Lake Champlain monster, the haunted castle of Captain Beardslee, spirits in Manhattan's oldest house, the alien abduction at the Brooklyn Bridge, and many more.

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Overview

  • More than 60 frightening tales
  • Covers all regions of the state

An entertaining look at supernatural phenomena in New York, including the ghost of a British soldier at Fort Ontario, Champ the Lake Champlain monster, the haunted castle of Captain Beardslee, spirits in Manhattan's oldest house, the alien abduction at the Brooklyn Bridge, and many more.

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Like the Yankees and Red Sox, New York and Massachusetts ghosts vie for our attention. Author Cheri Revai's collection of 60 frightening stories covers spectral visitations to every region of the Empire State, including a Brooklyn Bridge alien abduction, a Lake Champlain monster, and the ghost of a Redcoat soldier at Fort Ontario.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780811732499
  • Publisher: Stackpole Books
  • Publication date: 9/28/2005
  • Series: Haunted Series
  • Pages: 117
  • Sales rank: 985,116
  • Product dimensions: 5.52 (w) x 8.24 (h) x 0.43 (d)

Meet the Author

Cheri Revai lives in northern New York and is the author of several of Stackpole's Haunted books.
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Table of Contents

Introduction 1
Northern New York 3
Beardslee Castle 4
Burrville Cider Mill 6
Champ, the Lake Champlain Monster 8
Fort Ontario 12
Graveyard Ghosts 14
Skene Manor 18
The Gougou 19
The Seneca Hill Ghost 21
The Whitehall Creature 22
UFOs over Fort Drum 24
Central New York 25
Ancestors Inn at Bassett House 25
Belknap's Ghost 28
Syracuse City Hall 28
Cherry Hill 29
Cohoes Music Hall 30
Devil's Elbow 32
Forest Park Cemetery 32
Griffis Air Force Base Incident 34
Landmark Theatre 35
Men in Black 36
Mosqueto, the Lake Onondaga Monster 38
New York State Capitol Building 38
The Station Restaurant and Sleeping Cars 40
Western New York 43
Belhurst Castle 44
Cherry Creek Incident 45
Devil's Hole 47
Fort Niagara 48
Holiday Inn 49
McDonald's Frontier House 50
Seneca Falls Historical Society 51
The Abominable Snowman 53
The Clawfoot People 55
The Medina Crop Circles 58
USS The Sullivans 59
Southern New York 61
Bannerman's Island 61
Christ Episcopal Church 63
Eternal Vengeance 65
Giant Ghost Pig 68
Kinderhook Creature 69
Night Riders 70
The Ackley House 72
The Hudson Valley UFO Flap 73
The Real Sleepy Hollow 75
The Riotous Catskill Gnomes 77
West Point Military Academy 78
New York City 79
Chumley's 79
Manhattan Bistro 81
Old Bermuda Inn 83
One If by Land, Two If by Sea 83
The Belasco Theatre 85
The Bridge Cafe 86
The Brooklyn Bridge Encounter 88
The Ear Inn 90
The Gay Street Phantom 91
The Great Northeast Power Blackout 92
The New Amsterdam Theatre 93
Long Island 97
A Cloud with Attitude 97
Kings Park Psychiatric Center 98
More Men in Black 99
Mount Misery 102
The Lady of the Lake 104
Bibliography 107
Acknowledgments 115
About the Author 117
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