Adelaide Arcade

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The Adelaide Arcade has long had a reputation for being haunted. There are three ghosts that haunt the arcade. One of these ghosts is Francis Cluney, who was a caretaker of the arcade who died when he fell into the electricity generator back in 1887. Many people have claimed to see, feel and hear his spirit within the arcade.

(Submitted by Terren)

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Grenfell St
Adelaide SA 5000

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-34.923501832695685, 138.60385841144307
Adelaide City Council
Nearest Towns:
Adelaide, AU (0.5 mi.)
Parkside, AU (1.6 mi.)
Medindie, AU (1.9 mi.)
Thebarton, AU (2.2 mi.)
Kensington And Norwood, AU (2.7 mi.)
Prospect, AU (2.9 mi.)
Croydon Suburb, AU (2.9 mi.)
Klemzig, AU (3.5 mi.)
Beaumont, AU (3.7 mi.)
Mitcham, AU (4.0 mi.)


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