The World War II battleship is believed to be haunted by a blond sailor who shows up in passageways and another sailor who peeks out from portholes. Witnesses say hatch doors slam, cold spots are felt and footsteps are heard.
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- 1 Battleship Rd NE
Wilmington, NC 28401
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- 34.2365753, -77.95414440000002
- New Hanover County, North Carolina
- Nearest Towns:
- Belville, NC (0.8 mi.)
Wilmington, NC (0.9 mi.)
Hightsville, NC (2.6 mi.)
Navassa, NC (3.3 mi.)
Wrightsboro, NC (4.1 mi.)
Leland, NC (5.3 mi.)
Kings Grant, NC (5.5 mi.)
Kings Grant, NC (5.7 mi.)
Silver Lake, NC (6.5 mi.)
Seagate, NC (6.6 mi.)
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