Big Four Train Depot

You are here Home  > Historical Buildings >  Big Four Train Depot

This historic depot is heritage-listed, and also believed by many to be one of the towns most haunted buildings. The old train depot has played host to many tragedies and notable events in the town history, so it is easy to see where the basis of these rumours lie. The first of the two apparition commonly reported is a silent man in a trenchcoat, and the second is a demonic entity. Much of the paranormal activity is centred around the coffin room on the second floor, while other visitors have reported the building shaking as if a train is heading past, even though there are no scheduled services.

(Submitted by Callum Swift)

If you've had a paranormal experience here, or have any additional information about this location, please let us know!

Rate this Haunted Place

What do you think? Is this place really haunted? Voice your opinion here! Click "thumbs up" if you think its haunted, or "thumbs down" if you think its all just a tall tale.

Geographic Information

Washington Street
Galion, OH
United States

Get Directions »
40.7345777746408, -82.78371638061799
Crawford County, Ohio
Nearest Towns:
Galion, OH (0.3 mi.)
Leesville, OH (4.2 mi.)
Crestline, OH (4.4 mi.)
Iberia, OH (5.4 mi.)
North Robinson, OH (5.6 mi.)
Ontario, OH (10.3 mi.)
Sulphur Springs, OH (10.6 mi.)
Lexington, OH (11.2 mi.)
Bucyrus, OH (11.3 mi.)
Tiro, OH (11.8 mi.)


Please note: It is your responsibility to acquire appropriate permissions before investigating any location listed on this site. Private property should be respected at all times, as should all posted signs concerning trespassing, hours of operation and other local regulations. Many "ghost hunters" have been arrested because they failed to contact property owners and/or local authorities ahead of time.

Share Your Experiences

Close Comments

Comments (4)

Share Your Comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Have a photograph taken from this location? Use the "Browse" or "Choose File" button below to select an image to upload along with your comment.


Disclaimer: The stories posted here are user-submitted and are, in the nature of "ghost stories," largely unverifiable. makes no claims that any of the statements posted here are factually accurate. The vast majority of information provided on this web site is anecdotal, and as such, should be viewed in the same light as local folklore and urban legends.