Cockey's Tavern

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This 1830’s tavern is haunted by the apparition of a soldier, who has been heard marching up a flight of stairs to the second floor. The ghost has also been known to slam doors.

(Submitted by Callum Swift)

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Geographic Information

216 East Main Street
Westminster, MD
United States

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39.5693704, -76.99005039999997
Carroll County, Maryland
Nearest Towns:
Westminster, MD (0.5 mi.)
New Windsor, MD (6.6 mi.)
Hampstead, MD (7.9 mi.)
Manchester, MD (8.5 mi.)
Union Bridge, MD (10.0 mi.)
Pleasant Grove, MD (10.4 mi.)
Reisterstown, MD (11.0 mi.)
Taneytown, MD (11.6 mi.)
Eldersburg, MD (11.6 mi.)
Middleburg, MD (12.0 mi.)


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