Staten Island, NY is home to one of the most haunted places in the state, Billop House (The Conference House). Come Explore its mystery with Haunted Journeys.
The media has documented the haunts of the Billop House. Featured on Haunted History's (season one) and Most Haunted, today it is known as the "Manor of Bentley". It has a long history, starting in 1676 British Navy Captain Christopher Billop was given this piece of land. By 1680, Capt. Billop had built the original two story stone house, naming it "The Conference House". Additions to the house followed through 1720.
It's history is very impressive, that included many notable including Benjamin Franklin, John Adams and Edward Rutledge met with British Lord Admiral Richard Howe, where they used the property to negotiate peace that would give the colonies independence from England.
There is a known death of a 7 year old servant girl, falsely accused of being a spy. It is said her ghost and the ghost of British Redcoats who died in the house during the war still haunt the building today.
This property's haunts were featured on Haunted History and Most Haunted.
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Date added: Jan/24/2017 |
Last time updated: Feb/25/2019
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