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Moundsville Penitentiary

Front of Prison


Front of Moundsville Penitentiary


According to popular legend, the prison buildings were built on an old Native American burial ground. Some believe that the legend coupled with its violent past is why it is haunted.

See Also:
West Virginia Penitentiary: Suicide, Violence and Murder
Haunting Ghost Stories From U.S. Prisons

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