Poor Richard's Inn

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This historic inn is located on one of the most haunted streets in town, and is certainly no exception. Guests and staff have reported many strange occurrences over the years, with Room #007 seeming the most popular with the spirit set.

(Submitted by Callum Swift)

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Geographic Information

17 Jackson Street
Cape May, NJ
United States

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38.9311238, -74.92217790000001
Cape May County, New Jersey
Nearest Towns:
Cape May, NJ (0.9 mi.)
West Cape May, NJ (1.2 mi.)
Cape May Point, NJ (2.6 mi.)
Erma, NJ (3.5 mi.)
North Cape May, NJ (4.0 mi.)
Diamond Beach, NJ (4.2 mi.)
Wildwood Crest, NJ (5.6 mi.)
Rio Grande, NJ (6.2 mi.)
Villas, NJ (6.8 mi.)
Wildwood, NJ (7.1 mi.)


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  1. Michael McManus  |  

    3rd floor has 1 room accomodation… 1 night at around 3am the deadbolt lock on our entry door made a full opening rotation… i was at the door in seconds to find nothing on the other side of it… our host was thrilled with the news the following morning… lovely BandB

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