The Eunice Williams, or Green River Pumping Station, Covered Bridge is said to be haunted by Eunice Williams, the reverend’s wife who lived nearby in the 1600s. It happened when French soldiers and Indians raided the area and hacked Eunice to death just hours after she had given birth. The story is told on a nearby plaque set in a stone. The bridge is now closed to vehicular traffic, but when it was open to cars, locals said those who stopped inside, shut off their lights and beeped the horn once would see her. Eunice’s apparition also has been spotted around the nearby dam and in the river.
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- Eunice Williams Drive
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- 42.64661977238336, -72.6196246146992
- Franklin County, Massachusetts
- Nearest Towns:
- Leyden, MA (3.7 mi.)
Bernardston, MA (3.9 mi.)
Greenfield, MA (4.2 mi.)
Colrain, MA (4.3 mi.)
Turners Falls, MA (4.3 mi.)
Shelburne, MA (5.3 mi.)
Gill, MA (6.1 mi.)
Shelburne Falls, MA (6.7 mi.)
Deerfield, MA (7.1 mi.)
Millers Falls, MA (7.9 mi.)
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