Butterworth Building - Kells Irish Restaurant

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Originally a mortuary, this turn-of-the-century building is said to be popular with the spirit set. It now houses Kells Irish Restaurant & Pub. The site has been featured on TV’s Ghost Adventures.

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    Geographic Information

    1921 First Ave.
    Seattle, WA
    United States

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    47.610508, -122.34226999999998
    King County, Washington
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    1. I lived in Seattle for years and have experienced a few things at this location. One of which, I had full bars on my mobile phone while at the bar. No incoming calls or texts. The minute I walked outside, I had 4 missed calls and 10 texts blowing up my phone. Spirit energy??

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