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The Octogon House

District of Columbia, United States

The elite Tayloe family lived in this house, which was built in 1801 by John Tayloe III.  Tayloe and George Washington were close friends, and it was Washington who persuaded Tayloe to build this home. …

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Westwind Intermediate School

Phoenix, Arizona

There is a haunted school named Westwind Intermediate in Phoenix. One day two girls got into a fight in the girl's bathroom and one of the girls was stabbed. The other girl never got caught because she cleaned up the blood and buried the body in front of the school. Whenever somebody walks in the bathroom you can see the bathroom doors shaking. Some girls say that when they go into the school, they can hear the murdered student screaming.

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The Air Force Museum

Dayton, Ohio

The air museum took artifacts from an unlucky plane that crashed in the mountains. Victims of the crash have been seen staring at the display, and when security guards attempted to arrest them, they vanished. Soldiers who died in World War 1, World War 2, and the Vietnam Conflict have also been seen standing near or inside their plane. While staring blankly at the plane, guards would try to converse with them, which caused the spirits to disappear.

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The Mayo House

Tarboro, North Carolina

The house is reported to be haunted by the Mayo family. In a fit of rage, Mr. Mayo killed his family and then hanged himself. It is said that if one approaches the house at night, he will be chased by dogs. The family will then come outside, get the dog, and invite the person inside. It is said that upon entering the house one will see a rope dangling the stair well. Suddenly, the rope and the family will vanish.

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Gap Road

Bartlesville, Oklahoma

During the Tulsa Race Riots, many African Americans were hanged here. It is said that if one takes his car to this road and put its in neutral, it will climb the hill. It is said that the people hanged during the riots are the force pushing the car.

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Haugey Lauge Church

Perry Township, Wisconsin

It is said that here lightning has struck twice, once killing a woman; she now haunts the church. There have been reports of distant screaming and many other strange noises. Others say that a swing located on a tree bearing the woman's name swings when the wind is calm.

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The Gray Lady

Evansville, Indiana

When this building was an abandoned train station, many drifters and hobos used it for shelter. During that time, a woman was murdered on the premises, and she haunts the building today. Her presence is most often felt in the children's library, and the scent of her perfume is present on Halloween.

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