Part of Rhode Island, this Atlantic Ocean island about 13 miles south of Rhode Island is rumored to be haunted. Witnesses describe strange lights near the island’s southern tip, and the sound of a crying child has been heard. The haunting is believed to stem from a ship that caught fire nearby many years ago.
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- Block Island, RI
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- 41.1616556, -71.58426429999997
- Washington County, Rhode Island
- Nearest Towns:
- Quonochontaug, RI (13.6 mi.)
Weekapaug, RI (14.7 mi.)
Charlestown, RI (15.6 mi.)
Misquamicut, RI (16.4 mi.)
Watch Hill, RI (17.3 mi.)
Bradford, RI (18.2 mi.)
Westerly, RI (19.5 mi.)
Pawcatuck, CT (19.7 mi.)
Narragansett Pier, RI (19.8 mi.)
Wakefield-Peacedale, RI (20.1 mi.)
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