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Folks who have visited or worked at the Lawford Theatre have seen faces appear in photographs and have felt cold chills behind the curtains on opening nights.

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225 W Main St
Havana, IL 62644
United States

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40.299864606625576, -90.06343813243802
Mason County, Illinois
Nearest Towns:
Havana, IL (0.1 mi.)
Liverpool, IL (7.1 mi.)
Topeka, IL (7.3 mi.)
Lewistown, IL (8.0 mi.)
Bath, IL (8.4 mi.)
Goofy Ridge, IL (9.3 mi.)
Kilbourne, IL (10.6 mi.)
Bryant, IL (11.6 mi.)
Easton, IL (12.5 mi.)
Dunfermline, IL (13.3 mi.)


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  1. GUARD PARANORMAL group did an investigation at the Lawford and had caught an EVP in the basement under the lobby. We also caught an orb as it moved across the theater seats. The theater has a number of locations in it the gives you a uneasy feeling.

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