Pennhurst Ghosts of Mayflower II

Pennhurst Ghosts of Mayflower II

by Tamera Lawrence


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Do you believe in Ghosts? Ghost. The very word tempts the mind with lurid images of lost souls trapped in an alternate dimension. Many of us will never encounter a ghost or perhaps be aware of its presence. But that doesn't mean they don't exist - in fact, they do exist- in the battered walls of the Mayflower Hall, Pennhurst. With its morbid history, Pennhurst State School and Hospital left behind a tragic legacy of neglect and abuse. Opening in 1908, Pennhurst was created to isolate the mental and physically handicapped from "normal" society and institutionalize them. The most vulnerable lived at Pennhurst-children. Conditions quickly became strained by limited staff, overcrowding and lack of funding. Finally in the 1980's, Pennhurst began closing its doors. Today the remnants of Pennhurst are hard to ignore with its towering fortress of crumbling buildings and rustic grounds. But during the Halloween season, Pennhurst Haunt offers several attractions for the curious or thrill seekers. Ghost Hunt is located in the Mayflower Hall. For several years, I have spent time in this dark, eerie building and have witnessed the paranormal first hand. This sequel to the original Ghosts of Mayflower offers a reader a chance to spend some time in one of the most haunted locations in Pennsylvania. And if you dare, please come visit us.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781478755883
Publisher: Outskirts Press, Inc.
Publication date: 05/15/2015
Pages: 140
Sales rank: 629,090
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.38(d)

About the Author

With a passion for writing, Award winning author, Tamera Lawrence, likes to entertain readers with edgy thrillers, memoirs and mysteries. Tamera draws on personal experiences to bring alive interesting characters set in todays complex world. She loves meeting fans and writes book reviews upon request. All of her books can be found on

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