with Author, Jannette Quackenbush

Explore your county. Discover the folklore. Find your scary place.

Auglaize County, Ohio

Ghost stories and legends from around Ohio. Find your scary place.

 

Ghost Stories and Local Legends:

Bloody Bridge

Bloody Bridge St Marys, OH 45885

The ghost of a young woman murdered with her sweetheart during the canal days of Ohio is said to haunt Bloody Bridge. Although the original bridge has long been gone, the old canal and the legend still lives. If you look into the water where the old bridge once stood, you can see her face staring back at you.

Fort Amanda

Fort Amanda Lima, OH 45806

A building has appeared before visitors eyes where this stockade from the War of 1812 once stood. Voices are heard and shadows seen near the cemetery where soldiers were buried.