Poplar Hill Mansion

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This 1795 plantation house is now a museum, and is rumoured to be haunted by a number of spirits from long ago. Among these are a slave girl who burned to death after her dress caught fire, a former owner of the residence and a male servant known as ‘Samuel’.

(Submitted by Callum Swift)

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Geographic Information

117 Elizabeth Street
Salisbury, MD
United States

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38.371554, -75.595666
Wicomico County, Maryland
Nearest Towns:
Salisbury, MD (0.8 mi.)
Fruitland, MD (3.7 mi.)
Delmar, MD (5.9 mi.)
Delmar, DE (6.0 mi.)
Hebron, MD (6.0 mi.)
Parsonsburg, MD (6.8 mi.)
Eden, MD (7.0 mi.)
Allen, MD (7.7 mi.)
Quantico, MD (8.0 mi.)
Pittsville, MD (10.0 mi.)


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