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Randolph County Infirmary

Randolph County Infirmary

1882 US-27
Winchester, Indiana
47394 USA

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Winchester, IN is home to one of the most haunted places the world, Randolph County Infirmary. Come Explore its mystery with Haunted Journeys.

The History

The Randolph County Infirmary was built in 1899 and its mission was to serve poor and indigent people of Winchester, Indiana and surrounding areas.

The Hauntings

Spirits from the past abound in this place, as they do in many of the infirmaries, asylums, and so-called "poor farms" of that era. In simple terms, the infirmary served as a homeless shelter, foster home, psychiatric ward, and even rehabilitation center. Death followed for many of those people seeking refuge here — accounts of tuberculosis, accidents, old age, and suicide were common. Then there are also stories of mistreatment and abuse at times. There is even a cemetery on-site, with fifty-plus unmarked graves. The ghostly activity here is "off the charts," and the creepy, crumbling structure only adds to the experience. 

Destination America's Paranormal Lockdown filmed an episode here. Randolph Asylum has been featured in 2018 & 2019's World's Largest Ghost Hunt! (http://www.nationalghosthuntingday.com/) They are truly passionate about saving old properties and find that haunted tourism is certainly an avenue to help the voices from the past come through to keep their history alive. 


More to read about Haunted Indiana...

Official Encyclopedia of Haunted Indiana Paperback – March 4, 2017 by Nicole R. Kobrowski (Author)     Haunted Indiana: Ghosts and Strange Phenomena of the Hoosier State (Haunted Series) Paperback – February 16, 2012 by James A. Willis  (Author)     Haunted Hoosier Trails: A Guide to Indiana's Famous Folklore Spooky Sites Paperback – March 1, 2002 by Wanda Lou Willis  (Author)


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Date added: Jan/24/2017 | Last time updated: May/30/2020

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