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The Haunted Moundsville Prison

The Haunted Moundsville Prison

The prison was built on the edge of Moundsville in 1866, just three years after West Virginia was admitted to the Union. Within a short time, it was surrounded by the town and the tall stone walls created the illusion that a Gothic fortress loomed above the city. The...
Screaming Jenny Of Duffields

Screaming Jenny Of Duffields

I live in the eastern panhandle of West Virginia. In an area of Jefferson County called Duffields there is an old dilapidated house along the Duffields Railroad tracks. It was at this location that many many years ago a young girl named Jenny was running near the railroad tracks. She...