Top: Mary's Playhouse at Head of the Harbor. Mary lived with her father in a large rambling house on Stony Brook harbor, in what is today known as … [Read more...] about Tales From Head of the Harbor and St. James I: New Thoughts on Mary Hatchet and Mary’s Grave
Haunted Houses and Buildings
The haunted house is the bedrock of gothic horror. Luckily, historic homes that are open to the public often have their own ghosts. With others you can be content standing outside in the dark of night, peering up at the darkened upstairs corner window. Public buildings of the past aren’t without their own charms, and quite often their own spirits.
Top: The Stony Brook Grist Mill. When a building becomes a part of a person's life, there's a better chance that it will become haunted. This only … [Read more...] about Tales of Old Stony Brook I: The Haunting of the Stony Brook Grist Mill