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Maine ghosts and legends

Thomas A. Verde

Maine ghosts and legends

26 encounters with the supernatural

by Thomas A. Verde

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Published by Down East Books in Camden, ME .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Maine.
    • Subjects:
    • Horror -- Maine.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title: Maine ghosts & legends.

      Other titlesMaine ghosts & legends.
      StatementThomas A. Verde.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMLCS 93/05483 (P)
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 126 p. ;
      Number of Pages126
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2221331M
      LC Control Number89050567
      OCLC/WorldCa20939759

      This story a part of the True Ghost Stories Archive on Please do not copy or distribute without permission. Date: Sun, 23 Aug (PDT) To: [email protected] yourname Erin email [email protected] About three years ago a friend and I were what you would call obsessed with the Ouija board. Become a friend of the book on Facebook *** (if appropriate) to visit. This will help to protect us so that we may enjoy these ghosts in the future. Maine's ghost towns have suffered grievously from the encroachment of modern man and his malicious methods of destroying things, as well as extreme weather conditions. For more information.

        Gallant’s memories of Moriarty coincide with how the priest was described by local residents in the book “Maine Ghosts & Legends” by Tom Verde. In .   5 Ghosts Videos That Will SCARE the HECK Out of You - Duration: Nuke's Top 5 , views. New; 5 Maine Urban Legends - Duration: Ghoulish views.

        Legend of Bucksport Maine or The Foot on the Grave - posted in Haunted Places: Bucksport is a small town found on Maines coast. Its on Route 1A between Bangor and Belfast. I heard this story as a kid in elementary school. Its been printed in a few books on Maine ghosts and legends. The legend surrounds Colonel Jonathan Buck, who founfded the town. Kennebunk, Maine miles from Ogunquit, ME. Allegedly haunted by two ghosts, one thought to be the former owner and one a clerk who worked there decades ago. Haunted activity include glasses falling off shelves, other items moving, and strange noises that some claim sound like voices. Read more».


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The New England's tradition of hauntings dates back to the earliest settlers of America and in his book "Maine Ghosts & Legends", author Thomas Verde concentrates specifically on Maine's ghostly traditions with 26 chilling tales/5(4). Maine Ghosts and Legends book. Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Maine has a rich supernatural history and ghost stories fro /5. Maine Ghosts and Legends. likes. Maine has a rich supernatural history and ghost stories from the state are as varied as they are ers: The New England's tradition of hauntings dates back to the earliest settlers of America and in his book "Maine Ghosts & Legends", author Thomas Verde concentrates specifically on Maine's ghostly traditions with 26 chilling tales/5.

Maine has a rich supernatural history and ghost stories from the state are as varied as they are prolific. Freelance writer and reporter Tom Verde first became interested in such eerie occurrences while researching first-hand encounters with ghosts for a Brand: Down East Books.

(This is the point where the Maine Tourism Board breaks down my door and tells me to stop scaring the out-of-towners.) Be it serial killers, mythic monsters, feral cannibals, ghosts, or goblins, every scare you can put your finger on can—at least according to my.

This story is awful and sad: In the summer of a ship moored by Factory Island in Saco and three white sailors began rowing up the river. They saw a young Indian woman canoeing with her infant son. That’s when things got scary. In the book “Maine Ghosts and Legends” Thomas Verde wrote that this is what the sailors said.

Tom Verde has updated his Maine Ghosts and Legends of with a new preface and four new reports from around the state and across time Each chapter is well-researched and unbiased, citing Though not every question can be answered, the possibilities are there for all to see and decide-or not-on their own.

Orono, Maine This house is said to have two ghosts, one a young man who hanged himself after fighting with his brother in the s, and a friendly ghost named Evelyn. Evelyn was a dorm mother in the s who is said to have died of natural causes in the house. I have a new book available called Legends of Maine, currently available for $ plus shipping.

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New book features Wayne ghosts and spirits. Some of the stories of ghosts and spirits, gleaned from local residents are collected in the book “Hauntings from Wayne and.

Get this from a library. Maine ghosts and legends: 26 encounters with the supernatural. [Thomas A Verde] -- Freelance writer and reporter Tom Verde, who became interested in the paranormal when researching supernatural encounters for a public-radio program.

Benton is one of 25 communities featured in “Maine Ghosts and Legends,” a collection of paranormal tales updated and re-released this year by author Tom Verde. Other central Maine. About this Book: So, you think you know Maine. Think again. It’s not just the woods, waters, mountains, lobsters and lighthouses that define Maine.

From Kittery to Eastport, from Fort Kent to Monhegan, Maine is home to natural wonders, quirky characters, remarkable inventors, and haunting ghosts and legends. The Legend Of Devil’s Point. The Phantoms of Vallecito Stage Station. Sleeping With Ghosts in California.

The Spook Of Misery Hill. Suicide Bridge on Route Tommyknockers of the Western Mines. Bald Pate Inn, Estes Park. Genesee Buffalo Ranch. Gilpin County Hauntings. Ghost Lights of. The vanishing hitchhiker (or variations such as the ghostly hitchhiker, disappearing hitchhiker, phantom hitchhiker) is an urban legend in which people travelling by vehicle, meet with or are accompanied by a hitchhiker who subsequently vanishes without explanation, often from a moving vehicle.

Public knowledge of the story expanded greatly with the publication of Jan Harold Brunvand's. Maine has a rich supernatural history and ghost stories from the state are as varied as they are prolific. Freelance writer and reporter Tom Verde first became interested in such eerie occurrences while researching first-hand encounters with ghosts for a series of public radio programs.

All about Maine Ghosts and Legends by Thomas Verde. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers He discovered that Maine has a rich history of supernatural occurrences and colorful legends, so he decided to write a book about them.

Some of the memorable tales include the 3 ghosts that haunt my former college /5(3). This story was initially told in the s in Maine. It has become one of Maine’s most enduring legends. It is said that for years an apparition of a female ghost on dark nights--sometimes without her head--is seen stalking the Black's Woods Road.

This area is located between Franklin and Cherryfield on Route Author: Virginia Lamkin. Maine Ghosts and Legends: 30 Encounters with the Maine has a rich supernatural history and ghost stories from the state are as varied as they are prolific. Freelance writer and reporter Tom Verde first became interested in such eerie occurrences 2/5(1).

Tales of pirates, witches, and other amazing denizens of the state of Maine. A fun look at spooky legends and stories of the paranormal, including the guardian spirit of Portland Head Light, the preacher and the cats from Hell, the ghost of Marie Antoinette, the ghost who toasts independence, and the logger who befriended the Devil.

Other titles in series: Haunted Connecticut Haunted Delaware.Photographs by Patricia RomanoThere are ghosts beside the rills and runs splashing down the sides of these slopes thick with spruce and balsam. They linger along the tannin-stained pools of rivers that meander through the shadows of this conifer forest.

I’ve heard their rustlings in the still of a summer evening while walking barefoot along a deserted cove, caught movement at the edge of a.Several of these chilling legends are featured in Ghosts on the Coast of Maine, by Carol Olivieri Schulte, (c), Down East Books.

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