VIEW THE MOBILE VERSION of www.scarystories.ca Informational Site Network Informational
Privacy

Home Ghost Stories Categories Authors Books Search

Ghost Stories

Sarah Polgrain
A woman, who had lived in Ludgvan, was executed at...

Lord Lyttelton's Ghost
"Sir," said Dr. Johnson, "it is the most extraordinary ...

The Transferred Ghost
BY FRANK R. STOCKTON The country residence of Mr. ...

A Man With Two Lives
Here is the queer story of David William Duck, rela...

Style Of Building—miscellaneous
Diversified as are the features of our country in clim...

Group Ii
We now come to some stories of apparitions seen some ti...

The Devils Of Loudun
Loudun is a small town in France about midway between...

The Castle Apparition
Translated by the Rev. Weeden Butler, Jun. from a Monki...

Appearances Of The Dead
We now pass beyond the utmost limits to which a "scient...

Sir George Villiers' Ghost
The variations in the narratives of Sir George Villiers...





SOLDIER-FOLK






An Arrest
Having murdered his brother-in-law, Orrin Brower of Kentucky was a fugitive from justice. From the county jail where he had been confined to await his trial he had escaped by knocking down his jailer with an iron bar, robbing him...

A Man With Two Lives
Here is the queer story of David William Duck, related by himself. Duck is an old man living in Aurora, Illinois, where he is universally respected. He is commonly known, however, as "Dead Duck." "In the autumn of 1866 I was a...

Three And One Are One
In the year 1861 Barr Lassiter, a young man of twenty-two, lived with his parents and an elder sister near Carthage, Tennessee. The family were in somewhat humble circumstances, subsisting by cultivation of a small and not very f...

A Baffled Ambuscade
Connecting Readyville and Woodbury was a good, hard turnpike nine or ten miles long. Readyville was an outpost of the Federal army at Murfreesboro; Woodbury had the same relation to the Confederate army at Tullahoma. For months ...