with Author, Jannette Quackenbush

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

Summit County, Ohio

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

 

Ghost Stories and Local Legends:

Mater Dolorosa Cemetery

Mater Dolorosa Cemetery Peninsula Ohio 44264

21 year-old Thomas Coady was was killed when returning home from the Civil War when the Steamship Sultana, in which he was a passenger, exploded near Memphis, Tennessee. His family buried him at Mater Dolorosa Cemetery and his ghost has been seen wandering the graves and peering out from behind them.

Deep Lock Quarry Park

Deep Lock Quarry Park (Railway, canal and Quarry Area) Peninsula, Ohio 44264

Deep Lock Quarry Park, the canal and train tracks located within Cuyahoga Valley National Park are haunted by the men who were killed while working in the quarry and along the railroad.