with Author, Jannette Quackenbush

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

Perry County, Ohio

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

 

Ghost Stories and Local Legends:

Bloody Horseshoe Grave

Bloody Horseshoe Grave of Mary Angle Henry— Rushville, OH 43150

A gravestone has an impression of a bloody horseshoe because a man refused to return a wedding gift to his late wife's parents after she died. Of course, that gift was a horse.

Robinson Cave

Robinson Cave New Straitsville, OH 43766

Ghosts of early miners fighting for better wages and living conditions haunt the cave in New Straitsville.