Haunted Places in Bear Creek, Alabama



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    Abandoned Butcher's Shop

    Russellville, Alabama

    13.6 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Not much info on this, apart from the fact that it is an old, abandoned butcher's shop on the side of this dirt road, about 1.5 miles south from Fletcher Road. See map for precise location. Locals get an eerie feeling around this building.


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    Highway 5 Ghost

    Lynn, Alabama

    17.7 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    The ghost of a woman who died after being hit by a truck is said to haunt this stretch of road.


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    Winston County Courthouse

    Double Springs, Alabama

    19.2 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    I worked there as a jailor in the county jail there in the old part when it was on the 2nd floor. Had several experiences: a padlock moving on its own, and you can feel like there are a lot of people in the hallways late at night when ...


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    William B. Bankhead National Forest

    Bear Creek, Alabama

    21.3 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    There are several websites out there that state something to the effect of "Aunt Johnson would hang anyone who trespassed on her property and the rope can still be seen to this day." Does no one ever stop to wonder precisely how a middle-aged woman would manage to hang a ...


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    Belle Mont Mansion

    Tuscumbia, Alabama

    26.8 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    A former slave plantation, it is believed to be haunted by slaves that lived and died here and also possibly by the ghosts of its former owners.


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    Auto Zone

    Moulton, Alabama

    28.3 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    The land this was built on was at one time a cemetery. Allegedly there is a photo that shows a ghost in it.


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    Winston House

    Tuscumbia, Alabama

    32 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    In 1874, a tornado took the life of lady of the house Judith Winston, who was crushed beneath rubble. Her sons pulled her from the wreckage, but she died in the front bedroom on the eastern side. Since 1982, the 1824 house has been a museum and event space. Mrs. ...


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    Mount Pisgah Cemetery

    Fulton, Mississippi

    34.6 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Strange lights are reported to have been seen in the cemetery.


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    Easly Cemetery

    Jasper, Alabama

    35 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Reported sightings of paranormal activity at this cemetery include a fiery orb that floats through the air.


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    Pope’s Tavern

    Florence, Alabama

    36.7 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    This historic museum operated as a hospital during the civil war, so the rumours of haunting's appear to have a leg to stand on; which can't be said for some of the apparitions supposedly reported. Staff and visitors have reported the apparitions of various amputees in the main bedroom ...


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    Pope's Tavern Museum

    Florence, Alabama

    36.7 miles from Bear Creek, AL


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    Off Campus Book Store - University of North Alabama

    Florence, Alabama

    36.7 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Locals tell a story that this building once was occupied by a young girl, Molly, who died in the 1930s or 1940s. Molly was bittem by her puppy, which had contracted rabies. Her ghost is said to look down from the upstairs window.


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    Norton Auditorium - University of North Alabama

    Florence, Alabama

    36.7 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    A ghost named George is said to live here, a former construction worker who fell from a scaffold as the place was being built.


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    University of North Alabama - Romeo and Juliet statues

    Florence, Alabama

    36.9 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Several witnesses have reported seeing the statues of Romeo and Juliet floating around The University of North Alabama's campus during a full moon. Every year during Halloween a pumpkin mysteriously makes its way into Romeo's hands. Some faculty at UNA believe that Romeo goes in search of pumpkins for his ...


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    Wesleyan Hall - University of North Alabama

    Florence, Alabama

    36.9 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    This building, constructed in 1856, has a rich and interesting history. During the Civil War it was occupied by both Confederate and Union troops at different times. During the Confederate occupation General John Bell resided there and during the Union occupation, General Sherman himself stayed at Wesleyan. The ...


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    Robert M. Guillot University Center

    Florence, Alabama

    37 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Reportedly haunted by the ghost of a woman who hanged herself back in the day when the Center was a teaching college. Supposedly you can still hear what sounds like the body swaying on the second floor.


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    Sweetwater Plantation

    Florence, Alabama

    38.1 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    The home of a former Alabama governor, it is reportedly haunted. Many people believe the ghost is that of the Governor's son who died in the Civil War.


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    Ghost Bridge

    Florence, Alabama

    39.3 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Properly called Jackson Ford Bridge, there are currently plans to demolish the bridge due to vandalism and decay making for a safety hazard. Of course if people start dying, that will just add to its reputation as a haunted spot, so possibly Darwinism should be allowed to take place ...


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    Forks of Cypress

    Florence, Alabama

    39.5 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    This private property houses the infamous ghost bridge that has numerous claims of haunting. People claim to hear singing and voices in the area surrounding the property and some claim they have seen the apparition of a woman walking the grounds.


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    Jazz Man - Second Creek Bridge

    Rogersville, Alabama

    43.5 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Urban legend tells of a man who was hit by a car and killed while walking across this bridge. His spirit has been seen wearing a white zoot suit, and he may try to catch a ride with you to Florence. If you agree to give him a ride, witnesses ...


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    Jack's Restaurant

    Parrish, Alabama

    44.3 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    You may experience the presence of a Native American ghost named Mary who knocks things over, plays electrical pranks, alters the temperature, and whispers over the drive-through speakers.


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    Cry Baby Hollow Bridge

    Hartselle, Alabama

    45.1 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Various urban legends have arisen around the claims that Cry Baby Hollow and the bridge going across it are haunted. A baby is said to have died there, either from murder, a car accident, a wagon accident from pioneer days, or variations on the theme. People claim to ...


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    Woodland Hospital

    Cullman, Alabama

    49.6 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Although this hospital is now closed and operates a geriatric-psych ward, employees tell tales of "Homer" a ghost who roamsthe halls. He is known to flush toilets, independently operate ice machines and brush past people leaving them with chills. Both staff and patients of this former hospital have ...


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    Little Vine Cemetery

    Bear Creek, Alabama

    51.9 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Possibly among the most inane of haunted reports, people claim to see a green light in the cemetery at night.


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    High Hill Church

    Parrish, Alabama

    52 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    This church and cemetery is believed to be haunted by locals. Locals report seeing people in the cemetery late at night. Some locals have witnessed crowds of people which resembled a revival late at night at the church even though the church has been abandoned for years. One ...


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    Athens Limestone County Courthouse

    Athens, Alabama

    55.2 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    The third floor of this historic courthouse formerly housed a row of cells, dating back to the early twentieth century. This floor is allegedly haunted by an inmate who hanged himself in one of the cells, where visitors have reported feeling a sad presence. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


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    McCandless Hall - Athens State College

    Athens, Alabama

    55.6 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Reportedly haunted by the ghost of a young singer who died on the night of her greatest triumph. Having promised her adoring audience she would return, she was killed in an accident on the way. Shortly thereafter, sightings of a young woman in white roaming the hall began ...


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    Founders Hall - Athens State University

    Athens, Alabama

    55.6 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    According to legend, a female student was killed while she was trying to sneak out after curfew. They were holding candles, and her hair caught fire. It is to her that witnesses attribute the sound of footsteps, lights that turn on and off by themselves, cold spots, and a phantom ...


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    Cinemark Theatre

    Tupelo, Mississippi

    57.1 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    The most famous ghost haunting the Theatre is a ghost named Lola who is often seen doing work-like activities.


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    Jack Cole Road

    Hayden, Alabama

    57.3 miles from Bear Creek, AL


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    Lyric Theatre

    Tupelo, Mississippi

    57.4 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Staff of the Lyric Theatre have nicknamed their ghost "Antoine'. He is a mostly benevolent entity who apparently entertains himself by moving things around and humming. Sometimes his footsteps can be heard throughout the theater. Some people believe that he is possibly the ghost of a ...


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    Gregg Hamilton House

    Aberdeen, Mississippi

    57.5 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    A former resident at this historic house reported seeing the apparition of an elderly African American maid in a black dress on many occasions. She was regarded as a kindly presence, and would often help those in distress. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


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    Cardiff Cemetery

    Graysville, Alabama

    61.4 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Typical cemetery haunting fare including orbs and reports that your car will die if you drive there on specific dates.


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    Burgundy Drive

    Adamsville, Alabama

    63.2 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    The community of Indian Meadows and the adjacent community of Shady Grove are both built over the top of an American Indian Cherokee burial ground. Haunting have been reported in both houses, Burgundy Drive (the street that runs through the communities) and in the adjacent woods. Dark figures and shadows ...


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    Shelton Park

    Madison, Alabama

    63.3 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Locals tell a tale of playground sounds that can be heard at night: children laughing, playing and having fun. However, they say eventually the happy noises turn to unhappy ones, as if the children are screaming for their lives.


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    Bottenfield Middle School

    Adamsville, Alabama

    64.4 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Many witnesses have reported seeing the ghost of a young man who appears and quickly disappears in the section of the school that houses the band and choir rooms. A musically inclined ghost, maybe?


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    Village Falls Cemetery

    Mulga, Alabama

    65 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Ghostly figures, spooky feelings. The usual haunted cemetery fare can be found here.


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    Generals' Quarters Inn

    Corinth, Mississippi

    65.3 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    This historic inn is haunted according to guests staying on the second floor. A variety of paranormal activity has been reported, including ghostly voices, doors opening and closing of their own accord and lights going out for no apparent reason. Much of this activity has been attributed to a ...


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    Bayview Bridge

    Mulga, Alabama

    65.3 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    There are many different versions of the haunting of this bridge, from a woman alone, to a woman and a baby to a car crash...etc. Guess you will just have to visit and see for yourself.


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    Hodges Cemetery

    Watson, Alabama

    65.4 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    You may experience many things here such as banging on the car, faces or hands in your car windows, a wolf who chases you, moving lights or red glowing eyes. Tombstones are said to move and shadowy beings have been reported, as well as strange noises and music.


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    Moncrief Cemetery

    Gardendale, Alabama

    65.6 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Eerie screams have been heard and ghostly apparitions have been seen haunting the Moncrief cemetery.


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    Armstrong Road - Railway Tracks

    Columbus, Mississippi

    66.2 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Reported to be haunted by the ghost of a woman who committed suicide by train after her husband died in an accident on the tracks.


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    Waverly Plantation

    West Point, Mississippi

    66.8 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    The Waverly is haunted by the ghost of a young girl who is apparently searching for her mother and also by a man in military uniform who is prone to appearing in mirrors. Objects move of their own accord.


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    Lilly Lane

    Hueytown, Alabama

    67.5 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    The ghost of an old man apparently wanders the streets at night. Reported by numerous residents who claim to have seen him.


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    Highland House

    Columbus, Mississippi

    67.5 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    The early-1900s Highland House, no longer in operation as an inn, was said to be haunted by the ghost of a housekeeper who set fire to the master's previous house after he turned away her advances. Witnesses have heard voices and seen doors open and close on their own.


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    Temple Heights Mansion

    Columbus, Mississippi

    67.7 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Temple Heights Mansion was built in 1837 by General Richard T. Brownrigg and changed owners several times until retired Methodist minister named J.H. Kennebrew moved in with his wife and five children: Daisy, Laura, Jessie, Ruth and Elizabeth. It is Elizabeth who is said to haunt the house now. Her ...


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    Wisteria Mansion

    Columbus, Mississippi

    67.7 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    The current and previous owners of the house have reported seeing a man in a white shirt rushing past the kitchen window towards the front door, however when they open the door, the man has vanished. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


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    Callaway Hall - Mississippi University for Women

    Columbus, Mississippi

    67.8 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    Reportedly haunted by a ghost named Mary.


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    Lincoln House Bed and Breakfast

    Columbus, Mississippi

    68.1 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    This house was the first residence of the Columbus mayor back when it was built in 1833. The has been restored, and is now a bed and breakfast. Guests have reported strange occurrences here, such as he apparition of a lady in a white dress and a hovering cloud that ...


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    Princess Theatre

    Columbus, Mississippi

    68.2 miles from Bear Creek, AL

    The theatre has been renovated from a theatre to a cinema several times, which has caused unrest among the spirits that reside here. They include the former owner of the theatre and the ghost of a shadowy figure who likes to stand on the theatre balcony. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


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