with Author, Jannette Quackenbush

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

Richland County, Ohio

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

 

Ghost Stories and Local Legends:

Mansfield Reformatory

Mansfield Reformatory Mansfield, OH ‎

Haunted by the inmates and wardens who died there.

Ceely Rose Cottage

Malibar Farm

Rose Cottage at Malibar Farm Lucas, Ohio Haunted by the young woman, Ceely Rose, who poisoned her family and the family who lived there.

Bloody Mary

Mt. Olive Cemetery

Haunted by Bloody Mary a witch who was buried in an unmarked grave beneath the tree in the center of the cemetery. If you stand where the tree once stood and say "Bloody Mary" three times, she will appear.