“If you think you’re going into an empty church, there’s no such thing. If Jesus is there, there are thousands of angels there in Adoration.” Dr. Mark Miravalle, professor of Mariology at Franciscan University of Steubenville
Spring Heeled Jack: London, January 1838: A figure with pointed ears, red eyes, wearing a cloak and boots with springs in his heels and a white oily tight outfit, with a matching helmet terrified Londoners and even threw a prostitute off a bridge in front of a large crowd and then jumped away over buildings and high walls, much to high for any human. Sightings declined in 1904 and then reappeared in 1953.
Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel, Alberta, Canada -haunted by Sam the bellman, who retired in 1967 and said he'd be back - has been sighted carrying bags and guests report he has helped them find their rooms - a ghostly bride has been seen by many employees & guests; she perished falling to her death on a staircase during her wedding and has never left
The haunting of the Borley Rectory during the 1920s and 1930s, is undoubtedly one of the most famous in Britain, as well as being one of the most controversial. The wealth of sightings and experiences by independent witnesses, suggests that although much of the phenomena can be explained in rational terms, a percentage remains which can still be seen as inexplicable at the present time.
The graves of the Titanic dead Most of the gravestones identical, with the name and identification number of the victim, and the identical date of death, 15 April 1912. There are over 300 graves in Halifax, most in this cemetery, and also some in the Roman Catholic and Jewish cemeteries.
Pre-mortem photo? Another Victorian habit: Your child contracts a fever, or you have reason to think an injury or illness may lead to death, you whisk the child off to a photographer. Yep, it happened and they were called Pre-mortem photos. Why suppose that is the case here? The inscription on the back of this tintype has the age and date of death. 3 years old. Which is what she looks like in this photo.