The Lightner Farmhouse

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This farmhouse, built during the Civil War, was once even used as a war hospital. Around its grounds, ghosts have been spotted reliving the war.

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    Geographic Information

    Address:
    2350 Baltimore Pike
    Gettysburg, PA 17325
    United States

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    GPS:
    39.791663491224156, -77.1889964640468
    County:
    Adams County, Pennsylvania
    Nearest Towns:
    Lake Heritage, PA (1.3 mi.)
    Bonneauville, PA (3.1 mi.)
    Gettysburg, PA (3.5 mi.)
    Littlestown, PA (6.3 mi.)
    Hunterstown, PA (6.4 mi.)
    Mount Pleasant, PA (7.2 mi.)
    Table Rock, PA (8.6 mi.)
    New Oxford, PA (8.6 mi.)
    McKnightstown, PA (9.1 mi.)
    Taneytown, MD (9.3 mi.)

    Contact Information

    Web:
    http://www.lightnerfarmhouse.com/

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    1. I was in gettsburg about 8 years ago when i asked my son to go to the devils den with me he was about 8 years old . I bought a recorder to see if i could pick up anything i told my son he had to be quiet . I told him he could talk some but he also needed to be quiet . We walked around the fields nearby and back to our car .I then said to my son doo you want to listen now or on our way back. He said he wanted to listen at the devils den so we sat and listened it was 5:30 am and our recorder was new nobody in the field and a beautiful morning . When i turned this on to listen i had an amazing surprise a voice of a boy who was in our conversaton when i was telling my son to be quiet a boy said if i am not quiet you all want me to leave i was so amazed from there on i knew their were spirits i still ghost hunt and have gotten many more things from different places ..

    2. I stayed here in 2009 and and I was the first to arrive, I dropped my bag at the door and pressed the buzzer to the house at the back of the property for the owner and then stepped back off the entrance to take a picture.

      I still have the picture and in it is the face of a bearded man at the bottom left window closest to the door, there was no one in at the time. I had a strange feeling inside and left the following day after a nights stay.

      It is a wonderful place to stay.

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