Pages tagged with Historic

The old graveyard in Coursin Hollow was filled with over two-hundred graves, predating 1800 with the family names of Rhodes, Conrad, Lynch, Bell, Henry, and Edmundson, just to name a few. The majority of headstones cannot be read clearly, but it is known that Coursin Hollow was once k...
Hapgood asserted that people, or more precisely, intelligent Geographers and Navigators had charted the New World many centuries before Christopher Columbus. His most controversial claim is that of the mapping of the Antarctic mainland, 6000 years before it was first sighted in 1820.
I do believe, the land of my birth is worth hoping for. Like a prizefighter, trying to rise up from a fall caused by a heavy blow. I’ll stand up. I’ll not give up on her. I’ll do my share.
Since 1957, the legal system of the European Union has gained an ever growing independence from the rest of the international legal order but also from the Member States' legal systems. Today, the EU operates on the same ground as the biggest countries around the world.
Innkeepers, Bob and Maria Schmidt took over the Seven Sisters Bed & Breakfast Inn in 2012 after a four-year dormant period where the inn sat empty and the ghosts grew restless. Today, the laughter of ghost children frolicking about in a charming setting gives you the feeling of comfor...
Chapparchiri Burj , famously known as Fateh Burj is located in Chapparchiri ( a village in Mohali ) . Through this article , I would like to give a brief insight about the Fateh Burj and its historical connection . The victory of justness over might . A famous battle involving exempla...
Every year, on the occasion of the commemoration of the anniversary of the Green March, many analyzes will re-emerge to share the importance of this event to the exceptional historic times.
This is the historic speech of Bangladeshi Leader Bangabandhu Sehikh Mujibur Rahman.
Diehard horror fans, thrill seekers, zombie hunters and lovers of all things paranormal will undoubtedly come to life and thrive at the Evans City Cemetery where George A. Romero shot most of his iconic movie "The Night of the Living Dead, catapulting the Steel City into the classic s...
I have always been a fan of history, straight A's you might say. thinking if we know the past, we know today.
The story of the famous Winchester house and the life of Sarah Winchester.
This is one of the historic garden cemeteries I have visited.
Built in 1834, the prison was designed with the idea that inmates would eventually repent after deciding to leave a life of sin far behind them. Today the building is owned by The Mansfield Reformatory Preservation Society who preserves the historical site through ghost tours that pro...
Since 1996 the historic and haunted inn has become a flourishing bed and breakfast that is host to several friendly ghosts that are mischievous. They playfully mess with the patrons by showing themselves to the diners in their peripheral vision.
The town of Tonopah is located halfway between Las Vegas and Reno, Nevada. The silver and gold boom of the early1900's quickly breathed life into the small community. The Mizpah Hotel opened to the public in 1907 to accommodate the miners. According to the thousands of visitors who ha...
The Riverside Country Inn enhances the small community of Greensboro, as visitors quickly fill up the ten motel rooms just as fast as they become unoccupied. Ghost hunters are always anxious to see what will unfold during their stay at the motel known for its spirited activity, and co...
Nestled in downtown Sioux Falls, South Dakota, the Orpheum Theater quickly became the object of desire by the local community playhouse in late 1954, largely due to the grand acoustics found within the theater. Bad luck and paranormal activity became integrated into the theaters daily...
the Queen Mary was the most glorious ocean vessel of the Cunard Lines. Many distinguished passengers boarded the regal ship as her transatlantic ocean journeys promised to never be uninteresting. Dubbed the "stateliest ship afloat" by King George V at the time of her launch in 1934, t...
These areas are recognized by the National Park Service. These areas draw the curiosity of travelers near and far because there is so much adventure, discovery and education.
On the Old Mission Peninsula in Northern Michigan, you will find the Mission Point Lighthouse. The Lighthouse was built in 1870 and is located on the 45th parallel of latitude, which is halfway between the equator and north pole.
Mitcham railway station opened in 1882 and closed a few days ago. Now, she is just a memory as the destruction is complete and her former grounds are leveled. This is a follow-up article to "The Last Train From Mitcham" by Porle Joen published on January 3, 2014.
Sheep will always follow their shepherd - no matter where he will lead them.
A quick guide to the best bits of this end of the beautiful and varied county of Cornwall; written by a native hopelessly in love with this rugged,treasure trove of a place.
The Harley Davidson Museum was built for the people who enjoys riding Harley Davidson motorcycles, enjoys watching them and the history about the Harley Davidson Company overall. Anyone who enjoys history and checking out early motorcycles that was made by the company should enjoy che...
Are you planning a trip to Salem Mass? Know where to go and what to see when you get there. A tourist's guide to the best attractions in Salem mass.
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