with Author, Jannette Quackenbush

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

Ross County, Ohio

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

 

Ghost Stories and Local Legends:

Crybaby Tunnel

Schrader Road Tunnel Chillicothe, OH 45601

The sound of a baby crying is heard within this tunnel at night.

Elizabeth's Grave

Pleasant Valley Cemetery Chillicothe, OH 45601

The ghost of a woman hanged there is said to haunt the cemetery and her grave moves from the back to the front.

Majestic Theatre

Majestic Theatre Chillicothe, OH 45601

Spirits of soldiers from Camp Sherman, World War I training camp, from the 1918 influenza epidemic and a little girl are just a sampling of ghosts seen in the building from its long past as a theatre. . . and temporary mortuary.