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McMurran Hall in Shepherd University

McMurran Hall in Shepherd University

Shepherdstown, West Virginia
25443 USA

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Shepherdstown, WV is home to one of the most haunted places the world, McMurran Hall in Shepherd University. Come Explore its mystery with Haunted Journeys.


It was originally built as the town’s city hall, then was used as a hospital during the civil war. This is just one place in an entire town that haunted.


When Destination America’s Paranormal Lockdown came to Shepherdstown, West Virginia, it was to highlight the various hauntings throughout the town. One of the ghostly spots in town is McMurran Hall in Shepherd University. Legend has it that that there is the spirit of an old man who lingers there. His connection to that particular building is not known, but he haunt s the clock tower in McMurran Hall. It is said that he comes out at night watches students as they walk around campus through the shutters. There are some possible clues as to who this gentleman is when the building’s history is examined, Perhaps this man was part of the hospital staff or a soldier.

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Date added: Jan/24/2017 | Last time updated: Jan/17/2020
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