Duluth GA hotels. Find accommodation / hotels in Duluth Georgia USA. Georgia attractions, sights, wildlife refuges, national and state forests, national and/or state parks. Warnings, anecdotes and travel advice from Camelopard.com. Myths, legends, fearsome critters, ghosts, folklore, monsters, hauntings and eerie tales of Georgia.
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Scary Stories, Folklore, Legends, Ghosts, Monsters and Myths in Georgia
The phantom of Edwin Booth, brother of Abraham Lincoln's asassin, in Springer Opera House, Columbus; The velociraptor-like Georgia Raptor; the female spectre of the town square, Savannah, who sometimes follows people around (she is seeking her baby who was born just before the woman was hanged for murder); the revellers of Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, who do not realise that the plantation house burned down long ago; the Natchez princess Nacoochee, who killed herself for love and who is said to be interred with her paramour in the eponymous Nacoochee Mound; the pillar on Broad Street, Augusta, to which slaves were once chained and which causes the death of anyone who attempts to remove it; the statue of little Gracie Watson in Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, which is said to weep blood if anyone steals the presents which are sometimes left on her grave; and a cave, near the source of the Hiwassee River, containing many human skulls whose former owners haunted a farmer, who had foolishly removed them, until he wisely put them back, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Georgia.
The spectres of Confederate officers and their ladies who still promenade on the River Walk, Augusta; the vengeful old woman who at night led several unsuspecting Native Americans to their doom at Toccoa Falls; the strange phenomena in John W Woolfolk House (Colonial Apartments), sometimes called The House of a Thousand Cadavers, in Columbus (the house contains private dwellings so do not be a nuisance); the headless horseman of Whitmire in Hall County, sometimes heard rather than seen, who rides straight at his victims before disappearing; the elderly woman whose ghost haunts the grand, antebellum Hay House in Macon; a stream that rejuvenates all who bathe in it (is its source the Fountain of Youth in Florida?); the many hauntings (some in animal form) of Towns County, where the Hiwassee (Hiawassee) River forms on Rocky Mountain; and Altamaha-ha, the green sea serpent that haunts the area near the Altamaha River estuary, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Georgia.
Reptiles, Mammals, Birds and other Wildlife / Fauna of Georgia
Bobcats, dolphins, feral pigs, feral nine-banded armadillos, hellbender salamanders, bald eagles, sandhill cranes, alligators, gopher tortoises, black vultures, wild turkeys, leatherback turtles, black bears, cottomouths, turkey vultures, minks, manatees, prothonotary warblers, loggerhead turtles, wood storks, river otters, white-tailed deer and raccoons are among the wild animals of Georgia.
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