Haunted Jersey Shore Beaches, Boardwalks and Lighthouses

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The wide, sandy beaches, colorful boardwalks and majestic lighthouses of the Jersey Shore share supernatural secrets and unexplainable encounters. In Absecon, the dead pose as guides for a unique after-hours tour of its historic lighthouse. A reformed criminal met the apparition of his victim on Long Beach Island, learning that remorse is eternal. Newly built casinos in Atlantic City have former patrons stopping by for one last goodbye from beyond the grave. A spectral organist haunts and plays the pipe organ of Asbury Park’s Convention Hall. Author Patricia Heyer uncovers the eerie mysteries that shroud many of the Shore’s iconic landmarks.
ISBN: 9781467152082
Format: Paperback
Publisher: The History Press
State: New Jersey
Series: Haunted America
Images: 41
Pages: 128
Dimensions: 6 (w) x 9 (h)
Patricia Heyer is a local history buff with an interest in coastal folklore as well as research and marine science. She has written extensively for both children and adults during her career. She coauthored Shark Attacks of the New Jersey Shore: A History with her husband in 2020 (The History Press). In 2021, Shark Attacks of New York: A History was released, as was Ghosts Along the Navesink and Shrewsbury Rivers. Pat is an avid reader, beachcomber and animal rescue supporter. She lives on the Jersey shore with her husband and their rescue cat, Gracie.
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