Downtown New Castle

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New Castle’s downtown and Historical North Hill have several haunted locations including the old Stritmater Building, the Wallace House, the Historical Society’s Greer-Clavelli Mansion, the old Temple Building, and the Joseph White House. Apparitions have been seen in some of the buildings and ghost hunters have recorded activity in others. Walking tours are available through the Pokeberry Exchange.

(Submitted by Susan Linville)

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41 North Mercer Street
New Castle, PA
United States

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41.0012778, -80.34584440000003
Lawrence County, Pennsylvania
Nearest Towns:
New Castle, PA (0.2 mi.)
Oakland, PA (1.5 mi.)
New Castle Northwest, PA (1.5 mi.)
South New Castle, PA (1.6 mi.)
Oakwood, PA (1.9 mi.)
West Pittsburg, PA (4.8 mi.)
Frizzleburg, PA (7.7 mi.)
Wampum, PA (7.8 mi.)
Chewton, PA (7.8 mi.)
Bessemer, PA (7.9 mi.)


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  1. Michael Bonyak  |  

    Growing up in a very old house (originally a cabin in 1867 according to family) on lower east side I always remember seeing what I call “shadow people”. Late at night mostly after midnight I would see a glowing shape of a old hunting rifle above my bedroom window and would see a outlined shadow of a person in the Dark. But the outline was extremely darker than the surrounding areas. There were more than one and they seemed to move with an intelligence. Now wither real or just fevered imaginings of a child I don’t know

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