The Old Turner Inn

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Matilda Murdock (also known as Tilly) is believed to haunt the place which she once owned. Guests have reported seeing a woman who floats around, hearing footsteps going up and down the stairs, and doors opening and closing.

(Submitted by Chris Berglund)

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Geographic Information

232 Catalina Ave
Avalon, CA 90704
United States

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33.341855, -118.326437
Los Angeles County, California
Nearest Towns:
Avalon, CA (0.1 mi.)
San Pedro, CA (27.3 mi.)
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA (28.0 mi.)
Rolling Hills, CA (28.7 mi.)
Huntington Beach, CA (29.0 mi.)
Sunset Beach, CA (29.8 mi.)
Newport Beach, CA (29.9 mi.)
Seal Beach, CA (30.4 mi.)
Long Beach, CA (30.4 mi.)
Rolling Hills Estates, CA (30.9 mi.)


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