Ghosts of the North Carolina Shores

Ghosts of the North Carolina Shores

by Micheal Rivers


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Take a spooky journey through the shore towns of North Carolina. Find ordinary men and women who've witnessed ghosts. Meet a dead Confederate sentry who has not left his post. In Weldon, waltz with a ghostly lady ... until she disappears. Witness a battle at Bentonville that appeared to be a re-enactment—it wasn't. From the Chowan River to beaches of the Outer Banks, the spirits of the North Carolina shores never rest.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780764334719
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date: 01/28/2010
Pages: 160
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Micheal Rivers has investigated and collected stories of the paranormal for over 30 years and is lead investigator for the Smoky Mountain Paranormal Society. He is the recipient of an Editor's Choice award for his work.

Table of Contents

Foreword 7

Chapter 1 Wartime Ghosts 11

The Sentry

Coming Home

The Battle of Bentonville


Chapter 2 Nighttime Ghosts 33

Billiards after Midnight

Shipping after Midnight

Walking after Midnight

Chapter 3 Their Spirit Remains 43

The Chair

Uncle John's Spirit

Chapter 4 Lights of Mystery 53

Earley Station

Ball of Fire

Chapter 5 Living With Ghosts 61

The White House

A Rap Upon My Door

Rocky Hock

The Ghost of Willie

No Place to Call Home

Chapter 6 A Lark of Nature? 87

Money in a Jar

The Rabbit and the Toadstools

Chapter 7 Lingering Spirits 95

A Ghostly Path

Hare's Mill

The Steel Mill

The Trestle

A One-Room School

Chapter 8 Crooked Ghosts 115

Seven Springs

The Window

Sookie Field

Chapter 9 Cemetery Ghosts 127

The National Cemetery of New Bern

A Shadow by the Grave

Chapter 10 That Mysterious Woman 137

A Lady in Blue

Down by the Sea

Chapter 11 Watery Ghosts 149

Out of the Mist

A Diamond Shoals Ghost

Index 159

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