Old Southwestern General Hospital

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At Old Southwestern General Hospital, there is said to be a ghost nurse who changes bedsheets and walks the halls in the hospital’s empty fourth floor. Eerie activity has been reported here since 1936, when a psychic claimed to have sensed the spirits of a woman and of a man who died in an elevator.

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    Geographic Information

    Address:
    1221 N. Cotton
    El Paso, TX
    United States

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    GPS:
    31.783761, -106.47425699999997
    County:
    El Paso County, Texas
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    1. Supposibly Charlie was the man who died in the elevator. he will bring you to the 4th floor which is not in use or the basement. My grandma was there for a month. I would go everyday and see if this was true. id ask him to take me to 4th floor. Well the night my grandma passed away when we were leaving i pushed the 1st floor button and suddenly the elevator went up to the 4th floor and just opened with no one there. I know it was charlie that is the only explanation.

    2. Nick Hernandez  |  

      One time I was going around town with friends looking at haunted places we came here and went to the back area to see the fourth floor a little closer what we saw on the stairs was the legend of la lechuza it is customary to cuss at the owl in Spanish apparently everytime my friend would do it we heard a laughing cackling noise when no one was behind us I read that la lechuza does just that the cackling noise we plan on going there again.

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