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Louisiana"s haunted plantations

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Published by Irongate Press in Baton Rouge, LA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Louisiana.,
  • Louisiana
    • Subjects:
    • Haunted houses -- Louisiana,
    • Plantations -- Louisiana -- Miscellanea,
    • Ghosts -- Louisiana

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJill Pascoe.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBF1472.U6 P38 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination159 p. :
      Number of Pages159
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3312683M
      ISBN 10097547460X
      LC Control Number2004093375
      OCLC/WorldCa56558350

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Louisiana"s haunted plantations by Jill Pascoe Download PDF EPUB FB2

Every site featured in this book is open to the public either through tours or as a bed and breakfast. In addition to providing enjoyable stories, Louisiana s Haunted Plantations also serves as a unique guidebook Louisianas haunted plantations book the plantations of the state complete with contact information for all the sites featured.

Jill Pascoe lives and writes in Louisiana/5(32). This book was one of the best that I've read so far on Local Louisiana's Haunted Plantations by Jill Pascoe.

Enjoyed it as I have been to many of these Plantations covered in this book. Well written & very Interesting and easy to comprehend. Would recommend this to anyone interested in local hauntings in Louisiana/5(32). Get this from a library. Louisiana's haunted plantations.

[Jill Pascoe] -- "In this collection of thirteen chilling tales you will explore ghosts along the River Road at some of Louisiana's best known plantations, and also along the back bayous of the state.

You will. Jill Pascoe's Louisiana's Haunted Plantations is a nonfiction book that chronicles the ghost stories that surround 13 plantations in Louisiana. Each of these plantations (with the exceptions of those burnt down) can be visited and/or used as a bed and breakfast still today/5(3).

Louisiana's Haunted Plantations book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. New Orleans has been called the most haunted city in /5. Louisianas haunted plantations book following is just a small sampling of the numerous haunted plantations people can visit and investigate personally.

8 - Nottoway Plantation, White Castle, LA STAY HERE John Hampden Randolph, a sugar planter, commissioned one of the most spectacular homes on the western banks of the Mississippi River.

Buy a cheap copy of Louisiana's Haunted Plantations book by Jill Pascoe. New Orleans has been called the most haunted city in America, and with good reason. But there are more ghosts in Louisiana than can be held in one city and the Free shipping over $ New Orleans has been called the most haunted city in America, and with good reason.

But there are more ghosts in Louisiana than can be held in one city and the plantations of this state, with their luxurious buildings and centuries old trees, are the ideal resting ground for spectral inhabitants/5(3).

Louisiana is said to be one of the most haunted locations on earth. Find out why with "Haunted Louisiana: The Most Haunted Houses in Louisiana", where you will get the inside scoop on all of Louisiana's haunted houses, including USS Kid, Old State Capitol, The Old U.S.

Mint, Andrew Jackson Hotel, and the House of Jefferson Davis!/5. A comprehensive guide to Louisiana Plantations along the River Road. We recently visited 12 Louisiana plantations along Louisiana's River Road between Baton Rouge and New Orleans. Louisiana's River Road parallels the east and west banks of the Mississippi River for about 70 miles (about miles of actual road) through the Louisiana parishes of St.

Charles, St. John, and St. James. There are lots of supposedly haunted places in the South, but Myrtles Plantation in St. Francisville, Louisiana, roughly 30 miles north of Baton Rouge, may just be home to the region's most alleged ghosts per square foot.

In fact, the mansion's former owner, Frances Kermeen, takes it a step further, calling the house the most haunted in America. Pat O’Brien’s in New Orleans, LA. Visitors from around the world stop by Pat O’Brien’s for its widely-acclaimed hurricanes, but they also come to experience this bar’s ghostly inhabitants.

The women’s restroom upstairs and the piano bar are said to be the two most haunted areas within the bar and employees report instances of phantom footsteps and the soft sound of piano keys. The Myrtles Plantation is located 26 miles north of Baton Rouge and 98 miles north west New Orleans via interstate roads.

You will want to extend your visit in St. Francisville long enough to enjoy some of the 27 unique shops, 14 eateries, 7 plantation homes, and 14 other attractions which all look forward to the pleasure of your company.

The Haunted Mortuary is a haunted attraction that began its life as a Victorian mansion, built in by Mary Slattery.

InPJ McMahon purchased the property to turn it into a giant funeral business, which performed s funerals occurred here over the years. So the story goes, when. Those that are interested in the paranormal and haunted locations have probably heard of the Myrtles Plantation in St.

Francisville, Louisiana. Located about 40 minutes north of Baton Rouge the Myrtles Plantation has been designated as the most haunted plantation in Louisiana and may be considered, by some, as the most haunted plantation in the. I am, but at the same time, I have been in reportedly haunted houses and never seen, felt or heard the creaks and groans.

Regardless, I’ve always wanted to have an paranormal experience, so when the opportunity came up to spend the night at the Myrtles Plantation – which calls itself “one of America’s most haunted houses” – I jumped.

From haunted hotels to historic plantations, explore the spooky side of Louisiana with guided tours, cemetery visits and if you are brave, haunted accommodations.

If you're visiting around Halloween, take in a fright night at the 13th Gate in Baton Rouge or The Mortuary in New Orleans. This is a list of plantations and/or plantation houses in the U.S. state of Louisiana that are National Historic Landmarks, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, listed on a heritage register; or are otherwise significant for their history, their association with significant events or people, or their architecture and design.

One of the most famous haunted houses in Louisiana, Oak Alley Plantation is well-acquainted with the paranormal. It was built in and remains known for its elaborate architecture.

An entity that resembles a young woman with long dark hair can be seen hanging around the halls, ghostly sobs echo throughout the mansion, and objects move by Author: Audrey Webster. Most plantations in Louisiana have a distinctive characteristic that they are known for and at the Myrtles Plantation, ours is undeniably the spirits and our reputation as being 'One of America's Most Haunted Homes'.

Visit us to explore the Myrtles Plantation and allow us to share the rich history, hauntings and stories that date back to the. A Haunted History of Louisiana Plantations.

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Myrtles Plantation, Louisiana – A Most Haunted Place. Myrtles Plantation, Lousiana. The infamous Myrtles Plantation in Louisiana is widely considered one of the most haunted places in America.

Located on acres of land in St. Francisville, the homestead was built in by General David Bradford. Enjoy the natural beauty surrounding the 19th-century plantations located along the Mississippi River.

Admire the famous double-row of oak trees at Oak Alley, and visit the restored Creole-style Laura Plantation with original slave cabins still standing.

Brief History of the state and it's hauntings. The history haunted Louisiana is long and rich. From its earliest settlement by Native Americans to its status as linchpin of an empire to its incorporation as a U.S.

state, it has been successively bathed in the cultural influences of American Indians, France, Spain, the Caribbean, Africa, and the United States, and has subsequently developed a. Is the Oak Alley Plantation Haunted. All of these plantations seem to be haunted by the same source, which was the slaves forced to work here.

If anyone was going to "stick around" because of their mistreatment in life there are few out there who could match what these men and woman went through.

The Houmas House Plantation and Gardens is one of the oldest plantations dating back to well over years ago. And guess what. You can actually crash in one of the rooms overnight.

So if you are among the less faint-hearted, book a place for yourself. It is said that the grounds of the plantation is haunted by several spirits. Most People Don’t Know The History Behind This Haunted Louisiana Plantation.

Myrtles Plantation is one of the most striking and popular plantations in Louisiana. It has served as the host for weddings, family celebrations, holidays and simple weekends away.

But there’s something unique about this spot that makes it stand out from all the Author: Kezia Kamenetz. A shackled West African tribe drags themselves off a slave ship while singing, drowning in a Georgia creek to avoid being sold. Mysterious letters from a long-ruined church near Mepkin Abbey solicit a man to join faith.

A French teacher disappears from a school after marking final exams in Brand: Arcadia Publishing SC. Plantation Homes of Louisiana and the Natchez Area the plantation homes of Louisiana and the Natchez area powerfully recall the brief flowering of the unique civilization of the Old South.

In their noble façades, sculptured interiors, and scattered outbuildings can be seen the feudal splandor of the great cotton and sugar planters, and the. - Explore joannbruce96's board "Plantations in Louisiana", followed by people on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Louisiana plantations, Plantation homes and Southern plantations pins. - Explore karbil9's board "LOUISIANA PLANTATIONS" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Louisiana plantations, Plantation homes and Southern plantations pins. Louisiana Plantations offering tours are furnished with period furnishings so you can step back in time and get a glimpse of our past.

You can find a complete list on our Louisiana Plantations Tours category page and see which ones offer tours, overnight stays, wedding venues and more. Hollywood has loved using Louisiana Plantations for movie. Loyd Hall. a year-old plantation home near Cheneyville noted for its ghost stories, is for sale.

Asking price for the large main house, several other buildings and 13 acres of land is $   The book (LSU Press, ) includes color photos with captions that provide histories of each house, its builder, and subsequent owners. Also check out Historic Houses of Virginia: Great Plantation Houses, Mansions, and Country Places by Kathryn Masson (Rizzoli, ).

The Magnolia Plantation still stands in all of it’s glory today, a aged reminder of prosperous cotton and tobacco industry that once thrived in a pre-Civil War Louisiana. Originally constructed by Ambrose LeComte III in in order to expand the family cotton plantation which represented up to acres at one point; Pin It on Pinterest.

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In Natchitoches, LA, Magnolia Plantation stands as a grand reminder of the prosperity cotton and tobacco afforded the pre-Civil War American South. The grounds' main plantation house, slaves' quarters, store, blacksmith shop and slave hospital stand just as they did during the s.

Established in by Ambrose Lecomte II and his wife, Julia Buard, to expand the family's cotton prod. FEDERAL LANDS. Public lands abound in Louisiana. A number of federal and state agencies offer millions of acres to hunt, fish and enjoy. Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge, managed by U.S.

Fish and Wildlife Service, is inundated the Mississippi several months out of the year but is generally accessible by vehicle and boat during the early months of deer : Kody Chase.

New Orleans Plantation Country holds a collection of the most glorious plantations in Louisiana, each offering a unique glimpse back in time.

Depending on the site, the antebellum mansions are surrounded by working farms, gardens and meticulously maintained grounds. The Haunted Myrtles Plantation. The ever-popular and historically haunted Myrtles Plantation is nestled deep in the southern shadows in St.

Francisville, particular home has been noted as “One of America’s Most Haunted Homes”, and sparks the interest of avid ghost hunters, and those who are simply curious about the circulated rumors of haunts and spirits of the haunted. We were at the Myrtles and the Cottage Plantations and in our photos we found ghost faces and orbs.Houmas House is a beautiful plantation located near New Orleans in Darrow, Louisiana.

We’re open 7 days a week from 9am to 7pm. At Houmas House, you can tour the grounds, stay in the inn, enjoy Louisiana cuisine, and host one-of-a-kind weddings and events.

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