One of a series of “eerie” locations in and around Empire Mine Road. This “slaughterhouse”, as it is most commonly referred to by locals (actually it is a granary), is said to be haunted by the ghost of an old groundskeeper. Strange noises are heard, clanking noises most often, and visitors claim to feel as if they are being watched.
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- Empire Mine Road
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- 37.93708227176885, -121.7951363325119
- Contra Costa County, California
- Nearest Towns:
- Brentwood, CA (3.8 mi.)
Antioch, CA (4.7 mi.)
Oakley, CA (6.1 mi.)
Knightsen, CA (7.3 mi.)
Clayton, CA (7.7 mi.)
Pittsburg, CA (7.9 mi.)
Byron, CA (9.8 mi.)
Bethel Island, CA (10.0 mi.)
Blackhawk, CA (10.1 mi.)
Bay Point, CA (10.1 mi.)
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