with Author, Jannette Quackenbush

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

Licking County, Ohio

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

 

Ghost Stories and Local Legends:

Cedar Hill Cemetery

Cedar Hill Cemetery - Baker Mausoleum Newark, OH 43055

A dark, rusted door brings a halt to anyone wanting to steal inside. Still, you can knock on it gently and push your ear up against the gritty metal. It is said if you do, screams have been heard from within the stone walls.

Buxton Inn

Buxton Inn Granville, OH 43023

Bonnie Bounell, a former owner, now called 'The Lady in Blue', appears in a blue dress in Room 9 where she passed away.

Cedar Hill Cemetery

Cedar Hill Cemetery Baby Face Grave Newark, OH 43055

A grave with a baby is near the Baker Mausoleum. If you stare at the baby's face while counting to sixty, then turn your head away and look at it again, the baby's head will turn just slightly too!