Stephen Crane House

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Stephen Crane House, which has been explored by TV’s Ghost Hunters. It was the home of author Stephen Crane of “The Red Badge of Courage” fame. Witnesses here have seen apparitions and heard ghostly kids playing or crying. But look out — a rambunctious ghost here has been known to conk visitors on the head with fireplace tools.

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508 4th Ave
Asbury Park, NJ
United States

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40.223535, -74.00692200000003
Monmouth County, New Jersey
Nearest Towns:
Asbury Park, NJ (0.3 mi.)
Loch Arbour, NJ (0.7 mi.)
Ocean Grove, NJ (0.8 mi.)
Interlaken, NJ (0.8 mi.)
Allenhurst, NJ (0.9 mi.)
Wanamassa, NJ (1.1 mi.)
Deal, NJ (1.4 mi.)
Bradley Beach, NJ (1.5 mi.)
Neptune City, NJ (2.0 mi.)
Avon-by-the-Sea, NJ (2.2 mi.)

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  1. I stayed in the Stephan crane house years ago
    A friend of mine at the time had rented this house and we all stayed Thier was very creepy but very cool

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