Harpers Ferry Guest House

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There are believed to be at least five apparitions that haunt this historic bed and breakfast. Guests have reported seeing the apparition of a hostile man in a brocade vest, who has been known to push guests around. Other apparitions seen include a woman in a grey dress, often accompanied by a ghostly child, and the apparition of a shadowy gravedigger holding a corpse.

(Submitted by Callum Swift)

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800 W Washington St
Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
United States

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39.3259227, -77.74077650000004
Jefferson County, West Virginia
Nearest Towns:
Harpers Ferry, WV (0.1 mi.)
Bolivar, WV (0.7 mi.)
Sandy Hook, MD (1.6 mi.)
Garretts Mill, MD (3.5 mi.)
Dargan, MD (3.6 mi.)
Yarrowsburg, MD (4.5 mi.)
Brownsville, MD (5.8 mi.)
Shenandoah Junction, WV (5.9 mi.)
Brunswick, MD (6.1 mi.)
Antietam, MD (6.2 mi.)

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  1. A structure doesn’t require an age to be haunted. Ghosts are known to die in one spot and gravitate to another. The whole town is historic with thousands of deaths. The land it was built on could also be the spot of many deaths occurring which would explain how the hotel could have spirits.

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