Haunted Richmond: The Shadows of Shockoe

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With over four hundred years of history, Richmond abounds with ghostly tales and ghastly deeds from the past. Step into the shadows and take a tour of thirteen of Richmond's most haunted sites. Visit Church Hill, home of the famous St. John's Church, and discover the events that led to the tragic tunnel collapse of 1925. Discover the long-forgotten Civil War hospitals of Shockoe Bottom, where hundreds of wounded soldiers met their end. Feel the icy chill at the bottom of a staircase where a young apprentice was murdered in cold blood by his jealous master in 1826. These stories and more await as you discover the mysterious, tragic and terrifying events of Richmond's dark past.
ISBN: 9781596293205
Format: Paperback
Publisher: The History Press
State: Virginia
Series: Haunted America
Images: 50
Pages: 128
Dimensions: 6 (w) x 9 (h)
Scott and Sandi Bergman own and operate the Haunted Richmond Ghost Tour & Haunted attraction, which combines walking ghost tours and a haunted theatre. Both Scott and Sandi are members of the Virginia Historical Society and the International Association of Haunted Attractions and have a close working relationship with the Poe Museum. In the past, Scott and Sandi worked together to adapt several of Poe's stories for a presentation in the Haunts of Richmond attraction and the Poe Museum.
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