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St. Simons Lighthouse


St Simons Lighthouse

St Simons Lighthouse

Photo: Roadside Georgia

Location: St. Simons Island, Georgia
When built: 1810; 1872

The haunting: The keeper's house was the dwelling place of the lighthouse keeper, his assistant and their families. In 1880, an argument broke out between lighthouse keeper Frederick Osborne and his assistant, leaving Osborne dead. Since then, many witnesses have claimed that his heavy footsteps can still be heard climbing the tower's staircase.

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