Haunted Places in Heflin, Alabama



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    Camp Cottaquilla

    Anniston, Alabama

    10.8 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Fort McClellan

    Anniston, Alabama

    12.1 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Stringfellow Memorial Hospital

    Anniston, Alabama

    13.7 miles from Heflin, AL

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


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    Parker Memorial Baptist Church

    Anniston, Alabama

    13.8 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    The Victoria Inn

    Anniston, Alabama

    13.8 miles from Heflin, AL


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    Dump Road - Old Chief Ladiga Trail

    Jacksonville, Alabama

    13.8 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Piedmont Jacksonville Rd

    Piedmont, Alabama

    17.7 miles from Heflin, AL

    This is the Legend of The Ghost Bride Of Piedmont Jacksonville Rd. Legend has it that many years ago on Halloween, a young bride to be was getting ready for her wedding. When she went outside of her house she was attacked and dragged off to the other side ...


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    McFall Road Tunnel

    Jacksonville, Alabama

    18.1 miles from Heflin, AL

    A narrow tunnel on McFall Road in Jacksonville Alabama where you can park your car and turn the headlights off. It is rumored that there are black figures that fade in and out of the shadows as your eyes adjust. (Submitted by Braden B.)


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    Bethlehem United Methodist Church

    Munford, Alabama

    23.7 miles from Heflin, AL

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


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    Gravity Hill

    Munford, Alabama

    23.7 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Rock Building

    Bremen, Georgia

    26 miles from Heflin, AL

    This clubhouse for the local tennis courts is believed to be haunted. Staff and members claim to have seen the apparition of a young man wandering the building after hours, who is believed to have drowned in the city swimming pool. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


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    Cemetery Mountain

    Talladega, Alabama

    28.4 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Coosa River Sea Serpent

    Gadsden, Alabama

    31.4 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Coat's Bend Plantation House

    Gadsden, Alabama

    31.6 miles from Heflin, AL

    This historic mansion is haunted by a former slave at the plantation house. Residents claim to have seen her standing in the courtyard of the mansion, staring up at them. A male resident was apparently attacked by a flying ghostly light that materialised in the private cemetery adjacent ...


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    Crestwood Cemetery

    Gadsden, Alabama

    32.2 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Lucy's Afterlife Night Club

    Gadsden, Alabama

    34.6 miles from Heflin, AL

    This night club housed in a 1903 historic building has a ghost named (you guessed it) Lucy. She is occasionally seen by staff and patrons wandering through the building, and is believed to be responsible for a variety of other paranormal activity reported. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


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    Dwight Mill Village

    Gadsden, Alabama

    36.9 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Haunted Bridge

    Gadsden, Alabama

    37.3 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Hinds Road

    Gadsden, Alabama

    37.5 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Mountain View Hospital

    Gadsden, Alabama

    38.3 miles from Heflin, AL

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


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    Mount Pisgah Cemetery

    Gadsden, Alabama

    38.5 miles from Heflin, AL

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


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    CEPA Building

    Pell City, Alabama

    41 miles from Heflin, AL

    People in the performing arts claim to her crying of a little girl, and gets the reaction of a man who accidentally got hung when a play or any other event messes up. (Submitted by Amie)


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    Flatwoods

    Steele, Alabama

    44.6 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Gallant Children's Cemetery

    Gallant, Alabama

    44.8 miles from Heflin, AL

    Visitors here may see ghostly children coming out to play.


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    Berry College

    Rome, Georgia

    49.8 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Johnny Mitchell's Smokehouse

    Euharlee, Georgia

    50.8 miles from Heflin, AL

    Set in the 1800's settlement of Euharlee, this local smokehouse and barbecue restaurant is rumoured to be haunted by a male settler, who crosses the road at night from a nearby cemetery. He has been seen by staff and diners on several occasions. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


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    Gravity Hill

    Sylacauga, Alabama

    51.7 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Bonnie Castle

    Grantville, Georgia

    51.9 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Hardin Bridge

    Kingston, Georgia

    53.2 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Sturdivant Mansion

    Jacksons' Gap, Alabama

    53.3 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Memory Hill Cemetery

    Albertville, Alabama

    54.7 miles from Heflin, AL

    Just another haunted cemetery.


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    Albertville Public Library

    Albertville, Alabama

    55.2 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Main Street Strip

    Albertville, Alabama

    55.6 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Barnsley Gardens Resort

    Adairsville, Georgia

    57.3 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Lovelady Bridge

    Camp Hill, Alabama

    58.6 miles from Heflin, AL

    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. (Photo courtesy of Steve Osborne)


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    Six Flags Over Georgia

    Austell, Georgia

    60.2 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Oakachoy Covered Bridge

    Alexander City, Alabama

    61.3 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Birmingham Racecourse

    Birmingham, Alabama

    62 miles from Heflin, AL

    The racecourse was built over the top of an ancient American Indian burial ground. Staff working late hours have reported seeing shadowy figures standing out on the racecourse. Maniacal laughter and voices have been heard in the stables, and phantom hoof beats and winning has been heard on various parts ...


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    Desoto Falls

    Mentone, Alabama

    62.2 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park

    Kennesaw, Georgia

    62.4 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Bass Cemetery

    Birmingham, Alabama

    62.6 miles from Heflin, AL

    Screams are heard and a heavy presence is felt.


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    Pinson Cemetery

    Pinson, Alabama

    62.7 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Liberty Cemetery

    Alexander City, Alabama

    62.9 miles from Heflin, AL

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


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    Kennesaw House

    Marietta, Georgia

    63.1 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Whole Backstage Theater

    Guntersville, Alabama

    63.5 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Abbie's House

    Guntersville, Alabama

    65.9 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Hanging Grounds in Senoia

    Senoia, Georgia

    66.1 miles from Heflin, AL

    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

    66.6 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Old Courthouse

    Columbiana, Alabama

    67.2 miles from Heflin, AL

    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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    Cooley Cemetery

    Guntersville, Alabama

    68.4 miles from Heflin, AL

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


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