Haunted Places in Bowdon, Georgia



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    Camp Cottaquilla

    Anniston, Alabama

    30.8 miles from Bowdon, GA

    This haunted story falls firmly into the category of "urban legend". No doubt a bunch of girl scouts sitting around camp invented this one, because it doesn't even make the slightest bit of sense. The legend is this: every year during the week of Halloween a one-armed girl ...

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    Bonnie Castle

    Grantville, Georgia

    31.9 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Bonnie Castle, now reported to be closed, was once a bed-and-breakfast inn. Ghosts reported here include a woman named Mary who dislikes electricity, a spectral cat, and a man who is said to be the original owner. Strange sounds have been reported coming from the building at all hours of ...

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    Fort McClellan

    Anniston, Alabama

    32.8 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Supposed to be haunted. Your guess is as good as ours as to how or the particulars as we have not been able to uncover much, or any, info, however we will keep looking. If you find any actual documentation on this haunting, let us know.

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    Dump Road - Old Chief Ladiga Trail

    Jacksonville, Alabama

    33.1 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Many people claim to have seen many different ghostly things, primarily people in old-fashioned clothes walking the road, a possible former slave being hanged from atop an embankment. It is rumored that somewhere along the road is the site of a former slave quarter, from which horrible screams can ...

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    Parker Memorial Baptist Church

    Anniston, Alabama

    34 miles from Bowdon, GA

    In researching the Parker Memorial Baptist church, I found what is quite possibly the most hilarious entry of ghostly hauntings ever. On a "ghost website" it is proclaimed that the Parker Memorial *BAPTIST* church is haunted by, and I quote, "a nun who killed herself in the main hallway". ...

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    Stringfellow Memorial Hospital

    Anniston, Alabama

    34 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Reportedly haunted by a ghostly organ player who plays the chapel organ in the wee hours of the morning.

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    The Victoria Inn

    Anniston, Alabama

    34.2 miles from Bowdon, GA

    This charming inn is believed to be haunted by at least one spirit, although no one knows for certain just who that spirit is. Visitors have heard footsteps coming from the house when there is no one there to make the sounds. In addition, there are reports of ...

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    Gravity Hill

    Munford, Alabama

    40.4 miles from Bowdon, GA

    This gravity hill can be found on Cheaha Road. In case you aren't familiar with the phenomena of Gravity Hills these occur when an optical illusion makes it appear that your car is rolling upward on a hill, when in fact, you are rolling down. The phenomena can ...

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    Bethlehem United Methodist Church

    Munford, Alabama

    40.7 miles from Bowdon, GA

    People claim to see orbs rising over the cemetery attached to the church.

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    Cemetery Mountain

    Talladega, Alabama

    42.6 miles from Bowdon, GA

    If it's called Cemetery Mountain, well it just has to be haunted. You can't have a place called Cemetery Mountain and it not be haunted, that would be un-American. It's called Cemetery Mountain, and it's spooky and there are a lot of cemeteries there. So it's haunted. ...


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    Six Flags Over Georgia

    Austell, Georgia

    43.5 miles from Bowdon, GA

    There are many ghost stories surrounding Six Flags Over Georgia. Some say a blonde girl about 9 years old was hit and killed by a car in the 1970s, and she may appear and ask guests for help, only to disappear shortly thereafter. And at the Crystal Pistol Music Hall, ...

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    Hanging Grounds in Senoia

    Senoia, Georgia

    45.4 miles from Bowdon, GA

    This site, off of Padgett Road, near Starr's Mill, once belonged to Old Man Padgett. Stories say that long ago, as an execution was taking place, the man broke loose and hanged Old Man Padgett from the railroad bridge nearby. Although the tracks are no longer used, phantom trains have ...

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    Holliday-Dorsey-Fife House

    Fayetteville, Georgia

    46.4 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The ghost who calls this place home is believed to be John Manson Dorsey, a.k.a. “Manse” or “Manny,” flag bearer for the first company that left Fayette County during the Civil War.

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    Hardin Bridge

    Kingston, Georgia

    48.8 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The old Hardin Bridge is still there, though a new one was built around 2010-2011 crossing the Etowah River just next to it. It is said that a couple accidentally drove off the old bridge many decades ago, and their spirits still haunt the area. Voices and screams ...

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    Kennesaw House

    Marietta, Georgia

    49.5 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Originally built in the 1840s as a cotton warehouse, the place was a makeshift hospital and morgue during the war. Many TV shows have featured this site, where visitors who descended to the basement in the elevator saw an active wartime hospital room. Another ghost reported to reside here is ...

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    Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park

    Kennesaw, Georgia

    49.5 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The Battle of Kennesaw Mountain, fought June 18 to July 2, 1864, is the source of the battlefield's hauntings. Ghostly soldiers walk the grounds; gunshots and cannons are heard. Also reported here are ghost deer who run at the witness and then disappear when they get close. The smell of ...

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    Coosa River Sea Serpent

    Gadsden, Alabama

    51.1 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The Coosa River is a hotspot for sea serpent sightings and reports of something odd inhabiting the river have been made for over a hundred years.

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    Crestwood Cemetery

    Gadsden, Alabama

    51.6 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Rumored to be located on a former slave plantation, people claim that it is haunted by slaves who died there. The specific claim that is most often repeated is that of a hanged slave that appears in the trees.

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    Warren House

    Jonesboro, Georgia

    51.8 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The plaster has been stripped down in certain sections of this house to reveal the signatures of men who convalesced here during the Civil War when the house was used as a hospital. People believe that the ghost of a soldier still remains inside the Warren House and claim that ...

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    Berry College

    Rome, Georgia

    52.1 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The hauntings at Berry College have earned it the nickname Scary Berry. The ghost of a female student is supposed to haunt Ford Hall. She hanged herself upon receiving news that her boyfriend was killed in World War II. Blackstone Hall has several ghosts, the most well known perhaps being ...

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    New American Shakespeare Tavern

    Atlanta, Georgia

    52.4 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The Shakespeare Tavern is said to be visited by spirits. Witnesses have reported disembodied voices, shadow figures and strange lights. Apparitions seen here include a young boy in an 1800s blue velvet suit, an old man in period clothing, and a woman who moves items around in the women’s dressing ...

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    Rhodes Hall

    Atlanta, Georgia

    52.8 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Rhodes Hall, built in 1904 by founder of Rhodes Furniture Amos Rhodes, is rumored to be haunted by Mrs. Rhodes, who passed away in the home. Ghostly children have been seen and heard laughing here as well. But the scariest ghost here is the Shadow Man, said to reside in ...

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    The Masquerade

    Atlanta, Georgia

    53.6 miles from Bowdon, GA

    This night club is said to be visited by the spirits who died in fire and tuberculosis outbreaks long ago, both of which killed several members of the building's former staff. Apparitions have been seen and unexplained footsteps have been reported.

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    Barnsley Gardens Resort

    Adairsville, Georgia

    54.9 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Built by Godfrey Barnsley in 1844, the ruins of the mansion are said to be haunted by Godfrey himself, his wife Julia, and a Confederate soldier who may be Colonel Robert Earle, killed on these grounds during the Civil War.

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    Pope-Walton House

    Atlanta, Georgia

    55 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Although the site, once the Pope-Walton House and then Anthony's Fine Dining, is reported no longer to be in operation, it was rumored to be haunted by Annie Barnett, who was married here in 1882. The sound of ghostly children singing also has been reported.

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    Sturdivant Mansion

    Jacksons' Gap, Alabama

    55.5 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Nothing but a few walls remain of Sturdivant mansion except rumors of the ghosts that resided there. The ruin in the woods is reportedly haunted, though reports as to the exact nature of the haunting differ. There is a legend that a madman once slaughtered every person inside ...

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    Lovelady Bridge

    Camp Hill, Alabama

    55.8 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Reportedly the site of a suicide or car accident in which a pregnant woman died. Apparently you can hear her crying at night on the bridge.

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    Haunted Bridge

    Gadsden, Alabama

    56 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Alabama has a lot of haunted bridges. A LOT. And when you are a state who apparently decides a bridge needs to be replaced with a new one, and then moves the old one to a brand new location you can kind of understand how lots of bridge wrecks and ...

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    Mount Pisgah Cemetery

    Gadsden, Alabama

    56.5 miles from Bowdon, GA

    You may see orbs and streaks of light from the active spirits at this cemetery across from Mount Pisgah Church.

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    Dwight Mill Village

    Gadsden, Alabama

    56.6 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Dwight Mill Village is a housing development built by the Dwight Manufacturing Company to house workers for its cotton mill. An historical marker with a bronze bell mounted atop it is located at the intersection of Marston Avenue and Coolidge Circle. Numerous houses in this historical district have been ...

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    Hinds Road

    Gadsden, Alabama

    56.9 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Ah no backwoods town is complete without the story of the Witch in the Woods who sold her soul to the devil, lived in a shack (because if you sold your soul to the devil, all you'd want out of it was a shack in the middle of some hillbilly ...

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    Hot Dog Heaven

    Woodstock, Georgia

    57.4 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The prankish ghost at this Hot Dog Heaven location is blamed for turning off the hot dog cooker and hurling buns out of locked bins in the middle of the lunch rush.

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    Mountain View Hospital

    Gadsden, Alabama

    57.4 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Strange noises and shadowy masses have been reported by numerous visitors to the hospital.

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    Double Hill Road

    Opelika, Alabama

    60.3 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Reportedly haunted by a ghostly horse drawn carriage.

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    Public House

    Roswell, Georgia

    60.9 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The Public House, known as Peasant Restaurant in the 1970s, was originally a commissary for the Roswell Mill constructed in 1854. The building housed the Dunwoody Shoe Shop in 1920 and a funeral home upstairs. It was a Union hospital during the Civil War, and as legend goes, is the ...

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    Salem-Shotwell Covered Bridge

    Opelika, Alabama

    61.1 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The original bridge was the site of a tragedy when a woman and her two children were crossing it in a car and the bridge collapsed. All three were killed. Urban legend has it that if you put candy on the bridge's edge at night, by the light of your ...

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    The McDonough Square

    McDonough, Georgia

    64.1 miles from Bowdon, GA

    A train wreck in 1900 is said to be the source of the haunts here. Several of the injured were brought here for medical treatment, and some died. Locals have seen apparitions in the old nearby buildings and the sounds of phantom trains have been heard.

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    Village Inn Bed and Breakfast

    Stone Mountain, Georgia

    64.9 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Once used as a Civil War hospital, the 1830s hotel is the site of many strange events. Folks have witnessed apparitions, including that of an African-American man singing and/or whistling, and heard the unexplained sounds of footsteps, slamming doors and Morse code.

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    Sycamore Grill Building

    Stone Mountain, Georgia

    64.9 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The Sycamore Grill building, now empty, is a former Civil War hospital said to be haunted by its past patients. Witnesses have reported shadowy figures and apparitions in the dining area and heard strange shuffling sounds.

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    Gravity Hill

    Sylacauga, Alabama

    65.2 miles from Bowdon, GA

    One of those interesting phenomena, this Gravity Hill can be found just west of Fulton Gap Rd on Gravity Hill Lane/U.S. 280.


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    Gallant Children's Cemetery

    Gallant, Alabama

    65.2 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Visitors here may see ghostly children coming out to play.

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    Flatwoods

    Steele, Alabama

    65.3 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The woods along here is reportedly the site where a group of freed black slaves set up a settlement following the Civil War that was burned out and destroyed by the KKK. It is said to be haunted by the men and women who died during the raid.

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    Old Train Depot

    Auburn, Alabama

    65.4 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Many ghost websites make this ludicrous claim about the Train Depot: "It is said that if you go in there, no matter where you go, you always come back to the spot where you came in. " What does that even mean? How is that evidence of a ...

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    Spring Villa

    Opelika, Alabama

    65.8 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Allegedly haunted by a former master of the house and slave owner who was killed by one of his slaves. Although this origin story is unlikely since the purported master died after slavery was abolished and also apparently of natural causes, many people are convinced the house is haunted, ...

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    University Chapel - Auburn University

    Auburn, Alabama

    65.8 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Originally haunted by a ghost dubbed "Sydney", the spirit of a Confederate soldier who died there. Sydney reportedly manifested in the 20's when an acting troupe took over the chapel and he began bedeviling them. Overactive theater students imaginations or evidence of an actual haunting, who knows, but reportedly ...

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    Oakachoy Covered Bridge

    Alexander City, Alabama

    66.1 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Vandals burned the bridge down a few years ago, but it was reported that it was haunted by a slave who was hanged nearby.

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    Liberty Cemetery

    Alexander City, Alabama

    66.3 miles from Bowdon, GA

    You may hear the cries of a baby who died during the Civil War, and feel an eerie presence.

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    El Rayos Authentic Mexican

    Calhoun, Georgia

    68.5 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The building that houses El Rayos Authentic Mexican Restaurant, formerly Place on Peidmont restaurant, was once a private home. Legend has it that it was inhabited by a woman and a little girl, who was run over by a car here. The woman lived here until her death of natural ...

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    Harper Hill Cemetery

    Dadeville, Alabama

    68.8 miles from Bowdon, GA

    This former church and cemetery site is said to be haunted. Legend has it that the church's pastor went mad one day and murdered his entire family and it is their ghosts that are said to haunt the grounds.

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    Little Gardens

    Lawrenceville, Georgia

    70.7 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Now a venue for upscale events, Little Gardens was once an 1800s plantation house. Its restaurant is said to be haunted by the ghost of a woman who died here in the early 1900s. According to witnesses, she moves dishes and silverware, sometimes throwing them across tables. She also makes ...


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    Desoto Falls

    Mentone, Alabama

    72.5 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The ghost of an old woman and her dog is said to wander the area around Desoto Falls. Allegedly the ghost of the old woman was angered at not having a properly marked grave after thieves stole her burial money so she wandered the hills. The legend has it that ...

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    Memory Hill Cemetery

    Albertville, Alabama

    73.5 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Just another haunted cemetery.

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    Albertville Public Library

    Albertville, Alabama

    74.1 miles from Bowdon, GA

    An elevator that runs by itself. Water faucets that turn on and off. Are the former owners of this home-turned-library angry at the intrusion into their afterlives or just trying to say hello?

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    Camp Watts - Confederate Graveyard

    Notasulga, Alabama

    74.4 miles from Bowdon, GA

    You may see the ghostly apparitions of soldiers here or in the surrounding woods. Their voices and sounds also have been heard.

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    Main Street Strip

    Albertville, Alabama

    74.5 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Apparently the entire length of Main Street is haunted by the ghosts of tornado victims. Residents hear screaming and footsteps and other ghostly sounds.

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    Tuskegee National Forest

    Notasulga, Alabama

    75 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The area is said to be haunted and cursed by devil worshippers who first used the area in the 1990s.

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    Holt Cemetery

    Auburn, Alabama

    75.1 miles from Bowdon, GA

    It is said that photos taken here have turned up strange things after being developed, and those who leave tape recorders here will pick up the sound of someone singing.

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    Springer Opera House

    Columbus, Georgia

    75.6 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Springer Opera House's stage has seen the likes of Oscar Wilde, Lillie Langtrey, John Philip Sousa, Ethel Barrymore, Will Rogers, William Jennings Bryan and Franklin D. Roosevelt. But that's not all. Edwin Booth, brother of Lincoln assassin John Wilkes Booth, is rumored to haunt the place. Other ghosts are thought ...

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    Tuskegee Army Airfield - Sharpe Airfield

    Tuskegee, Alabama

    78.3 miles from Bowdon, GA

    There is no trespassing allowed on this site, as it is owned by a hunting club. Signs posted here reportedly say "Anyone found here at night will be found here in the morning." It is said that the sound of a phantom explosion can be heard as well as the ...

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    Bass Cemetery

    Birmingham, Alabama

    81.8 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Screams are heard and a heavy presence is felt.

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    Old Courthouse

    Columbiana, Alabama

    82 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The ghost that occupies the upper floor of the apparently likes sunlight as it has a tendency to open closed blinds. People claim to hear knocking and other unexplainable noises and one person claims the ghost operated a typewriter and corrected a typing error she had made(??).

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    Aqua Terra Bistro

    Buford, Georgia

    82.2 miles from Bowdon, GA

    At Aqua Terra Bistro, witnesses say coffee mugs and wine bottles fly off shelves, voices can be heard in the dining room, and EVPs and a ghostly apparition have been picked up by ghost hunters.

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    Whole Backstage Theater

    Guntersville, Alabama

    82.3 miles from Bowdon, GA

    A pyromaniac ghost? That might be a first. Rumored to be haunted by an old man ghost with a fondness for flammables as well as a young boy who is often heard laughing.

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    Pinson Cemetery

    Pinson, Alabama

    82.6 miles from Bowdon, GA

    There's legend here of a ghost who does housework! That's right, allegedly there are sightings of a ghost... sweeping. Because after an entire life of drudgery and cleaning, that's how every woman wants to spend her afterlife.

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    Gaither Plantation

    Covington, Georgia

    84.3 miles from Bowdon, GA

    At this site, which was featured on an episode of TV's Ghost Hunters, folks have reported seeing many a Civil War soldier. There is also a female spirit in residence at the antebellum home, the ghost of Cecilia, the daughter of a former owner. Her bedroom is said to be ...

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    Abbie's House

    Guntersville, Alabama

    84.9 miles from Bowdon, GA

    This home dates back to 1909 and is registered by the local historical society. All the locals know it as "Abbie's House," as it was built and lived in by Abbie Smith, who founded the United Methodist church in nearby Warrenton, AL. Many subsequent owners of the home ...

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    Refuge Bridge

    Clanton, Alabama

    86.7 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Every bridge in Alabama is haunted. Every. Single. Bridge. This one however you'd best be careful on, because it's not your standard "scorned woman walks the bridge" story. This one contains a malevolent and evil presence prone to chasing people and vehicular violence.

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    Wink Theater

    Dalton, Georgia

    86.7 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Wink Theater was built in 1941 by J.C.H. Wink, who in fact may be the ghost who is believed to haunt the building. Wink was buried on the premises when he passed away during the theater's construction. Witnesses have reported footsteps and strange banging noises.

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    Cooley Cemetery

    Guntersville, Alabama

    87.1 miles from Bowdon, GA

    It is said that a mysterious fog covers this area day or night, and it surrounds the gravestones.

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    Chetoogeta Tunnel

    Tunnel Hill, Georgia

    90.8 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Begun in 1848 and completed two years later, the tunnel was used until 1928 when a new tunnel was built close by. The old tunnel was forgotten and became overgrown with kudzu vines until 1992, when preservationists lobbied to save it. It is now a park centerpiece, and a site ...


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    Amicalola Falls Lodge

    Dawsonville, Georgia

    91.6 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The Cherokee Indian braves used to pray on Amicalola Mountain, seeking visions that would guide them in their lives. Folks say the spirits they consulted still remain on the mountain, and sometimes visit the beautiful lodge as well. Reports say the spirits disapprove of negative energy, and in one incidence ...

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    Tallapoosa Entertainment Center

    Montgomery, Alabama

    92.4 miles from Bowdon, GA

    This casino is said to be haunted. There are reports of machines playing by themselves (what happens if a ghost hits the jackpot we wonder?), whispering voices and some objects appear to move independently of human interaction.

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    Braselton Town Hall

    Braselton, Georgia

    94.2 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The 1909 residence of the town's founding family is said to be haunted by a ghost called Little John, said to have been a mentally challenged boy who lived in the attic. He is heard walking around and banging when the place closes for the night. Also reported here are ...

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    Chickamauga Battlefield

    Chickamauga, Georgia

    95.6 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Apparitions of soldiers are said to be spotted here just about any evening. Sounds of gunshots and screams have been captured here, and flickering lantern lights have been seen as well. Some visitors reported hearing cries for help and feeling cold spots during the summer months. An apparition called Old ...

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    Union Cemetery

    Woodville, Alabama

    96.3 miles from Bowdon, GA

    It is alleged that you can hear the screams of soldiers who died in the Civil War at this cemetery.

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    Moody Brick House

    Fackler, Alabama

    97.4 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The current owners of the Moody Brick claim that the old plantation is definitely not haunted. However, that doesn't stop the tales from being told and retold. In the absence of documented fact, people are free to claim their own version of history and never is that more ...

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    Brenau University

    Gainesville, Georgia

    97.6 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Agnes is the ghost who is believed to haunt the 1878 women's college called Brenau University. A former student in the early 1900s, Agnes is said to have hanged herself. Her reasons for her distressed differ depending on who tells the story. She may have been ostracized by sorority members ...

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    Rocky Mount

    Prattville, Alabama

    99.1 miles from Bowdon, GA

    This 1891 establishment used to be a b&b; however, it is now only hired out for weddings and events. The ghost who resides here, believed to be the owner's Great-Aunt Mae. In life, Great-Aunt Mae loved music so much she would wake up in the middle of the night and ...

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    Mount Hope Cemetery

    Dahlonega, Georgia

    99.6 miles from Bowdon, GA

    According to a psychic, Mount Hope Cemetery and the areas nearby are a hangout for a group of Civil War veteran ghosts. In fact, in 1953 town librarian and historian Madeleine Anthony took a photograph of the cemetery which is believed to show several ghosts as well as a mysterious ...

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    Holly Theater

    Dahlonega, Georgia

    99.9 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Holly Theatre is rumored to be haunted by ghosts who have shown up to watch rehearsals and sometimes play tricks, such as turning lights on and off. One of the ghosts here is believed to be Edwin Booth, a renowned 1800s actor and brother of Lincoln assassin John Wilkes Booth.

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    Back Porch Oyster Bar

    Dahlonega, Georgia

    99.9 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The Back Porch Oyster Bar, in a building constructed in 1993, is said to be haunted. Witnesses have noticed odd occurrences such as a black umbrella that swung deliberately on a hook, all by itself; a psychic reported that the ghost is a woman who likes to play pranks, especially ...

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    Bourbon Street Grille

    Dahlonega, Georgia

    100 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Ghost stories abounded when this building housed Gabee’s Cajun Kitchen and the Art Cart. Witnesses heard phantom dishes shatter and disembodied footsteps, and chess pieces moved on their own. At the Art Cart stood a chessboard handmade from gourds, with the pieces made to look like Muslims and Christians. One ...

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    Picnic Cafe

    Dahlonega, Georgia

    100 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The café, built in 1897 by Colonel W.P. Price, is rumored to be haunted by the Colonel himself. An apparition of a lone figure has been seen, although a psychic has determined that the ghost is a female who stands and waits for something unknown.

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    Lumpkin County Courthouse - Dahlonega Gold Museum

    Dahlonega, Georgia

    100 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Dahlonega Gold Museum, inside the 1836 Lumpkin County Courthouse, is haunted by a ghost the staff calls Tommy. He has shown up as a tall figure in a hooded robe, seen on the balcony or through the windows. The stamp mill has inexplicably come on by itself and strange knocking ...

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    Fred Jones Building

    Dahlonega, Georgia

    100 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Former mayor Fred Jones passed away under suspicious circumstances at his Chevrolet dealership, now four stores and a café. He is said to haunt his old building, sitting at the café table right where his old office used to sit. The shopkeepers here have found their locked doors standing open ...

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    Piazza Italian Restaurant

    Dahlonega, Georgia

    100 miles from Bowdon, GA

    At the Piazza Italian Restaurant, witnesses have seen plates and other items move or fall by themselves and heard a door with a bell on it open and close when no one was around. Disembodied footsteps have been heard here as well.

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    Lucas Tavern - Old Alabama Town

    Montgomery, Alabama

    100.5 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The ghost of owner and hostess Eliza Lucas is said to appear here. She wears Victorian clothing and is very friendly: She waves and smiles at passersby from the doorway.

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    State Capitol Building

    Montgomery, Alabama

    100.6 miles from Bowdon, GA

    A woman in Civil War era clothing is said to haunt the State Capitol Building.

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    Hell's Gates

    Huntsville, Alabama

    101.1 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Alabama is fond of getting into Hell it seems. Not only is there a Hell's Gates bridge, but there's also this place in Huntsville, which is also called Hell's Gates, which in reality, appears to be nothing more than a set of gates blocking a private driveway to some rich ...

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    Red Lady of Huntingdon College

    Montgomery, Alabama

    101.6 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The ghost of a lonely girl, an outcast from all her peers who committed suicide is said to wander the dorms of Huntingdon College. It is also said that every year, on the night of her suicide (no exact date on offer, of course) red light emanates from the room ...


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    The Plantation House

    Prattville, Alabama

    102 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Dating back to 1832, this old home is known locally as "The Plantation House." It operated for many years as a bed and breakfast, but as of 2014 it is on the market for any interested buyers. There have long been sightings reported of the ghost of Mr ...

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    Maxwell Air Force Base

    Montgomery, Alabama

    102.9 miles from Bowdon, GA

    In Building 1433 an eerie presence has been felt, and lieutenants may awaken with their beds soaked in river water. Shadows move in the halls and a burnt electrical smell occurrs on the 2nd floor. Electrical phenomena have been reported as well. They say the ghosts here are Confederate soldiers ...

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    Stonepile Gap

    Dahlonega, Georgia

    105.8 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Stonepile Gap may look like a pile of stones, but there is much more to these rocks than meets the eye. As legend tells it, these rocks mark a grave of a Cherokee woman named Trahlyta who was told to drink from a nearby spring (Porter Springs), and (depending on ...

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    Bear Creek Swamp

    Prattville, Alabama

    108.2 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Ghostly lights and Civil War era soldiers seem to be haunting Bear Creek Swamp.

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    Kent Robertson Park

    Huntsville, Alabama

    108.3 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The ghost of a boy who died there is said to haunt the park.

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    Frat House - Heritage Bible College

    Huntsville, Alabama

    108.8 miles from Bowdon, GA

    At the WHBC frat house, they say former Youth Minister Anthony Stephens' spirit walks through the house later at night. He may flush the toilet as well. The spirits of his brethren Robert Ekisbus and Adam Cooper are said to follow Stephens' spirit around, mysteriously making a noise reported to ...

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    Cedarhurst Mansion

    Huntsville, Alabama

    110.3 miles from Bowdon, GA

    The Cedarhurst Mansion Estate was originally built in 1823 by Stephen Ewing. While visiting the house, a relative, Sally Carter, died of a short illness at the mansion in 1837. The first reports of a haunting was around 1919 after a teenage boy who slept at the house had a ...

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    Dead Children's Playground - Maple Hill Cemetery

    Huntsville, Alabama

    111.5 miles from Bowdon, GA

    At this playground set up near the cemetery, the ghosts of children play and swing on the swingsets. Apparitions have been seen, and captured on film by paranormal society investigations; orbs have been reported as well. The swings sometimes can be seen swinging by themselves, and the sounds of laughter ...

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    Maple Hill Cemetery

    Huntsville, Alabama

    111.9 miles from Bowdon, GA

    It is said that in one of the crypts stands an antique rocking chair, a favorite possession of a lady who was buried in her family crypt. Folks say that when you stand outside the crypt, you can hear the rocking chair rocking.

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    Old Dallas Mill Site

    Huntsville, Alabama

    112.8 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Although the spot where the Dallas Mill was is now open field, legend has it was once haunted by a man who died while working there.

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    Shelton Park

    Madison, Alabama

    117 miles from Bowdon, GA

    Locals tell a tale of playground sounds that can be heard at night: children laughing, playing and having fun. However, they say eventually the happy noises turn to unhappy ones, as if the children are screaming for their lives.

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    Windsor Hotel

    Americus, Georgia

    117.3 miles from Bowdon, GA

    This 1892 hotel once boasted 100 rooms and a 3-story atrium, but it closed in the 1970s. It has since reopened and now has 53 guest rooms. It was once the site of a 1928 speech given by Franklin D. Roosevelt, prior to his becoming governor of New York. The ...


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