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3 edition of Ghosts of Portsmouth, New Hampshire found in the catalog.

Ghosts of Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Renee Mallett

Ghosts of Portsmouth, New Hampshire

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Published by Schiffer Pub. in Atglen, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ghosts -- New Hampshire -- Portsmouth,
  • Haunted places -- New Hampshire -- Portsmouth

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [155]-157) and index.

    StatementRenee Mallett.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF1472.U6 M335 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23831197M
    ISBN 109780764331619
    LC Control Number2008937463
    OCLC/WorldCa264045341

    That was the last thing George remembered. The people who settled here weren't prepared for the long cold winters and the rough terrain. They usually end their story with 'I have never told anyone about that. She uses mostly her intuition as well as dowsing rods, EMF meters and a pendulum, which she says she uses in public so people "can witness answers to questions by which way the pendulum swings and not just take my word for it. If stories of murder, prostitution and ghosts attract visitors to our city, then I say — bring them on.

    There were a lot of fatalities. I think the more you look around New Hampshire, the more you find. This is actually said to be one of the most haunted hotels in New Hampshire. Just get me out of here!

    This didn't worry the other members of the crew at first. Sadly, the original owner, Joseph Stickney died just a year after his pride and joy was completed. If the abundance of haunted hotels and inns in New Hampshire is anything to go by, then the state is probably a great place to do a spot of ghost hunting! Well, actually, they felt they needed an impartial search, and asked their buddies — at Ghost Hunters International — to assess the reports of strange noises, ghostly appearances of men in top hats and figures in the windows of the empty carriage house, and the creepiest of all, cold spots. Find your way here on a foggy day and you just might find out. Carolyn died in and soon afterwards staff began reporting some very strange things happening around the hotel.


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