Fort Nathan Hale

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The fort, built in 1807, appears to be popular with the spirit set. Among the oddities witnessed here have been green glowing orbs, apparitions of soldiers, unexplained voices, and more. These paranormal occurrences have been reported for more than 100 years.

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Geographic Information

Woodward Ave
New Haven, CT 06512
United States

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41.27077979100421, -72.903608002655
New Haven County, Connecticut
Nearest Towns:
East Haven, CT (1.9 mi.)
West Haven, CT (2.3 mi.)
New Haven, CT (2.9 mi.)
Branford Center, CT (4.6 mi.)
Branford, CT (4.6 mi.)
Woodmont, CT (5.4 mi.)
Orange, CT (6.4 mi.)
Woodbridge, CT (7.8 mi.)
North Branford, CT (8.1 mi.)
North Haven, CT (8.6 mi.)


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  1. I live on rossman hill it burend down in the 1800 r property use to be a milk farm we still find glass bottles that r wroth money there is grave stones for slaves and a cowboy when we got the proportey my grampa seen the cowboy he turned around then he seen it the he truned around again he didn’t that was 27 years ago we found a moon shine maker we got the property bless

  2. Went there today saturday May 9th 2015 the first time i’ve been there. on my video recording a male spirit or ghost whispered my first name & on another recording i was thinking out loud saying “what song should i sing?” & a mail spirit/ghost said in an audible voice very clearly “La Bamba.” to me that is all the proof i need to believe in “life after death.” AMAZING ! i meant to say male not mail lol !

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