Bush House Country Inn

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Although this inn is said to be closed for restoration, the 1889 inn is the home of a ghost named Annabel. When poor Annabel heard her soon-to-be husband was killed in an explosion while working in the nearby mines, and she hanged herself in distress. But as it turns out, the story was false, and when he saw what had happened, he killed HIMself. Room 9 is the room in which Annabel died, and she even has her very own table in the restaurant, Table 2.

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Geographic Information

Address:
308 5th
Index, WA 98256
United States

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GPS:
47.821122, -121.555543
County:
Snohomish County, Washington
Nearest Towns:
Index, WA (0.0 mi.)
Baring, WA (4.6 mi.)
May Creek, WA (5.7 mi.)
Gold Bar, WA (7.0 mi.)
Startup, WA (9.2 mi.)
Skykomish, WA (11.9 mi.)
North Sultan, WA (12.4 mi.)
Sultan, WA (12.4 mi.)
Woods Creek, WA (16.4 mi.)
Lake Marcel-Stillwater, WA (18.9 mi.)

Contact Information

Web:
http://www.bushhouseinn.com/

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  1. Before the renovations ever took place I’ve drive past this place a few times to admire it.

    One night some friends and I drove up at night to check it out. Sitting in the car (mind you not know the history or past) I saw someone looked like a women hanging in the upper window… I had seen lights inside which there was no way (there was no running electricity) I also had seen someone out on the side in this little gazebo area

  2. I’m a local of the town of index, moved there in 98, right around the time the Bush House closed. By the time I was around 12 in the mid 2000’s, me and friends had gotten so curious we found ways into it and snuck in though an old window on the bottom floor. Everything was decorated like it was still an establishment. Within 2 minutes of walking around, all of a sudden we here a phone start ringing in the room we walk into. Who would be calling a building nobody has inhabited in almost 10 years? Definitely think it was a ghost telling us to get lost.

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