Point Lookout State Park

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At Point Lookout State Park, formerly a Civil War prison camp named Camp Lincoln, there is a lighthouse that is rumored to be haunted by a Civil War soldier. He has shown up leaning against the door frame in photos taken here. Also here is the apparition of a woman who is searching for a grave. She is said to ask visitors for help locating it.

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11175 Point Lookout Rd
Scotland, MD 20687
United States

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38.0501211, -76.32213059999998
St. Mary's County, Maryland
Nearest Towns:
Saint George Island, MD (10.0 mi.)
Piney Point, MD (11.9 mi.)
Heathsville, VA (12.3 mi.)
Tall Timbers, MD (14.6 mi.)
Lexington Park, MD (16.6 mi.)
Smith Island, MD (16.6 mi.)
Fishing Creek, MD (19.5 mi.)
Solomons, MD (19.9 mi.)
Drum Point, MD (19.9 mi.)
California, MD (20.0 mi.)

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