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Adams - John Bell Farm - The Bell Witch is the horrible spirit caused much trouble and may have killed John.
Alcoa - The Old Stone House - It is said haunted by an old man who built on the house for over 45yrs. He and his wife believed that as long as they kept on working on the stone house that they would never die. His wife died first and he just said that she lost her faith. He died about 20 yrs later but you can still see candlelight and hear him building on the house even during the day.
Antioch - Henry –Loroe Lane - One an old lady was killed by a coyote in the woods across the street from Loroe Lane. As the most realistic story yet she will come and watch you sleep at night if you live on Loroe Lane. She follows young kids around after dark She is known as the Antioch Deathkiller.
Arney Hill Cemetery - Granny February - a local legend, is said to buried there. If you go to her grave at midnight on Halloween, it is said you will hear her rocking in her rocking chair.
Athens - Wesleyan College - is haunted as students have reported hearing strange voices and seeing dark figures moving near the spot where two trees grew side by side for 165 years. Believed to be a spot where two star-crossed lovers were buried.
Atoka - Bethel Assembly of God Church - The church has a large and fairly old cemetery (est. in the 1850's) on its grounds, these grounds are said to house a very unfriendly spirit. The spirit is said to have a dog like head, lion sized body with the coarse mane like hair, and deep red eyes. I have been told of two incidents when it was sighted and chased people out of the cemetery. On one occasion as the people cleared the fence to get away it hit the fence so hard that it shook, but it did not pursue them after they had left.
Bellwood Mansion - A deserted run down mansion, located in the middle of the woods. Supposed to be a haven for ghosts, paranormal activity, and witchcraft. Located in Dover Tennessee, near the Cumberland River
Big Sandy - Big Sandy Rail road Junction - A conductor fell off of a train, and His head was tore off by the train wheels and He searches on foggy nights and on the death date for his head with a single light that if you walk toward it, It'll stay right there , But you feel nothing at all!
Blountville - Sullivan County News - A ghost called "George" haunts this building.
Bolivar - Parran House - the ghost in a rocking chair can be seen on the front porch.
Bristol - Arnett Home - Disturbed by some kind of disgruntled spirit. Loud, very clear sounds of someone walking around are heard in both the day and the night. The house is said to have a very unnatural influence on many people. There have been reported sounds of guns being fired in the backyard, but no one being present. Also very faint whispers have been heard when being alone in the house.
Bristol - Sullivan East High school - A long time ago back in the 80's a young girl hid from the teachers in the janitors closet. The janitor raped and murdered her. He put her in the cafeteria salad bar. Now to this day everyday the lunch ladies fix salads they can hear that girl screaming for help in a low deep voice.
Bristol - Weaver Cemetery - High EMF readings, vortexes, and feelings of wooziness, and being followed.
Briceville - Train Trussel Bridge - Lower End of Briceville - The KKK used to be active in this town, and they hung a black man off this bridge named Drummond. It is said every night at midnight he walks from one end of the bridge to the other. He then disappears and you can hear the rope swinging. The dare was to at midnight, walk across the bridge and back.
Caryville - Red Ash Cemetery - There is a good 10 mile stretch in which several paranormal sightings have occurred. Witnesses report a red half human, half goat figure that was nearly 8 feet tall with a pentagram in it's forehead. As they sped away, they had to cross a set of railroad tracks. Directly in front of them, there was a strange blue light that was hovering over the railroad tracks. It was about 10 feet wide.
Caryville - Red Ash Coal Towers - saw an apparition of a man who had fallen off of them some 50 years ago, also in the office of the depot, reports of furniture moving itself and felt a presence of someone else in the room. Even reports of a train coming, when the railroad tracks have been defunct for nearly 50 years.
Chapel Hill - Chapel Hill Light - There is a railroad crossing where many people have reported a strange, unexplainable light on the tracks. Supposedly a railroad worker was killed, becoming decapitated, many years ago. The light is said to be him swinging a lantern looking for his head. Police don't allow people to park around the tracks anymore though, you will need permission to visit.
Chattanooga - Greenwood Cemetery - Long ago at a lake across from the cemetery, a wealthy family lived in a large house. The wife was stricken with an illness and had to be put in a wheelchair. Her husband fell in love with another woman and pushed his wife into the lake killing her. Some nights she can be seen as a green mist hovering above the ground and there will be wheelchair tracks on the ground.
Chattanooga - Read House - room 311 - June 2008 - Removed. It was built in the 20th century.
Chinqapin - Bristol - Haunted Hollow - a small road which glides to a dead end can sometimes mess with time and space coordination while a strange feeling of being watched hovers around.
Churchill - Fields - There have been numbers of reports of seeing impish like creatures best described as cows wondering the fields of church hill late on Halloween night. Most spotters describe the beast as red eyed /possessed look.
Clarksburg - Palestine Church - This is an old abandoned church that is surrounded by a cemetery. You can still go inside the church, it is not locked. If you go inside at night, you can see a person sitting on the piano stool, and hear them begin to play the very LOW notes on the piano. Also, you can see someone standing in the corner wearing a black cloak, and covering his or her face. You can hear the wood floor creaking as if someone is walking toward you, if you have the courage to STAY that long. As you start to leave you can hear the sounds of "things" running through the woods, leaves rustling, sticks breaking, etc. And you have the feeling of being "watched" the whole time you are there.
Clarksville - Amanda Dr.- October 2003 Udate: The building has been torn down - Its an abandoned building in a neighborhood built in the early 1800s. In this building you can hear moaning and groaning going on. You will hear a woman sounding like she is in pleasure. This happens at 11:00pm-12:00am every other day. Sometimes you can see a visual perspective of a young woman. I advise not to go but go at your own risk.
Clarksville - Austin Peay State University - This is in relation to the haunting of the school's Trahern theatre. last year(2002) in a production the theatre department was producing. One afternoon, a perfectly clear afternoon, with no rain, the cast was on stage rehearsing, suddenly the lights dimmed on and off three times at differing periods of length, no more than a few seconds each time. it was clear, there was no reason for the electricity to go out, and no one was in the lighting booth, the lights simply seemed to go out on there own. We all joked it was the ghost, trying to get us to leave her alone.
Clarksville - Austin Peay State University - Trahern Theater - The Third floor and stage are apparently haunted by a ghost of a young woman students call "Margaret". Messing with elevators, locking doors, banging lockers, and calling the unfortunate night owl's name.
Clarksville - Gateway Hospital - A ghost was seen walking past an opened door into a hallway on the first floor of Gateway Hospital. There were no legs below thigh level.
Clarksville - Palmyra - Headless Statues - : There is a ghost by the name of E.T. Wickham who haunts the grounds at and around the headless statues. Strange noises and such have been heard near the cabin he used to live in across the street. The cabin still stands but is in ruin. The statues are all still standing but are in desperate need of repair. - March 2007 update: The Statues are no longer there. They have been removed by relatives and family of Wickham.
Clarksville - Reasthaven cemetery - there's a house back behind the actual cemetery that is said to have been the house of a slave owner. As the story goes one of the slaves impregnated the slave owner's daughter by forms of rape. The slave owner killed the slave. It is said that the slave still haunts the house and neighboring cemetery looking for his unborn child. I've been there myself and me and some other people were walking up to the house and light bluish/greenish light crept up the house. so of course we fled to where we were parked on the outside road. we got in the car and as we pulled off a wind of gravel hit the back window. the weird thing was we were on a paved road with no gravel in sight.
Clarksville - Smith Trahern Mansion - The ghost of Mrs. Smith is said to be seen on the widow's walk on moonlit nights. The house overlooks the Cumberland River where her husband was a Riverboat Captain. In life, she sat on the balcony overlooking the river waiting for him to come home. He died in an accident on the river, and never returned to her. She still stands in vigil, waiting for her husband to come home.
Cleveland - Greens Cavern - On October 30th a tall shadowy figure is said to be seen roaming through the open field carrying a sickle. at 12:00 midnight he returns to the cavern if you pass by him your soul will stay with him in his cavern. it’s mystery why he's there.
Cleveland - Mausoleum is the Craigmiles - Mausoleum and is in the yard of St. Luke's Episcopal Church. The grandfather did NOT die, just little Nina, who was seven at the time. She was her parent's only child and the white marble was imported from Italy to make the mausoleum. The pink streak (reported to be the blood) is above the door.
Cleveland - Mausoleum in the middle of town - that holds a little girl and her grandfather...They died in train accident...They had gone out for a late night ride in their carriage and it got stuck on the tracks and they got run down by a train...They were both put in the mausoleum so they could be together for eternity...Well every year on the anniversary of their death, the mausoleum is said to "bleed".
Clifton - Field behind the Public Library - There is a field behind the Public Library that if you go to between 8:00pm and 5:00am then you can sometimes see a white figure of a man moving around the field. They say that the white figure is a man by the name of Rosco Young Blood who buried his money in the field back in the 1950's and still roams the field trying to find his money that he buried there.
Collinwood - Park in the center of town - Many of the old folks in Collinwood tell of a tree in the park where slaves were hanged during the slave days. They say that if you walk through the park on stormy nights that all of the trees will be moving from the wind blowing through the branches and leaves- except one.
Columbia - Bear Creek Church - no known denomination. It has two stories, but only the first is accessible. The windows are painted blood red, even on the 2nd floor. Now abandoned, the place is still heavily guarded by pure evil, evident through spectral photos.
Columbia - The abandon cemetery - The cemetery is over 100 years old and its deep in the woods. Sometimes when you walk past the cemetery you can hear children playing or you can hear someone getting murdered.
Cookville - Old Dirt Road - A young woman who had an accident on an old dirt road by a huge rock in Cookville late at night back in the 1950's has been seen by passers at midnight on the anniversary of her death. She was seen sitting on the rock wearing white.
Cordova - Old Town Cemetery - The cemetery is very old due to the graves dating back to the early 1800's. Flashing lights can be seen from the trees at night when no source of light is even visible. And at a certain grave whose name is "Susan" reveals the shadow of a face and orbs when photographed.
Cowan - Ciwan Cemetery - At night you can see the tombstones shine and people sometimes report seeing people standing be side them.
Cragfont - Castalian Springs - Now toured during the day, at night witnesses have seen candles burning inside, heard loud screams, breathing and the feeling of being followed.
Cragfont - The Winchester house - built from 1798 and completed 1802. General James Winchester was a hero of the revolution, a Tennessee pioneer, and one of the founders of Memphis, Tennessee. Cragfont has reopened for the season. I can attest to strong energy levels in the master bedroom and the nursery, as well as a few other areas of the house. Be sure to stop by on a Sunday and ask Joanne for the "ghost tour."
Crossville - Mile Marker Ten - it has been said that if one puts their vehicle in neutral when you get to the hill your vehicle will be pushed up it. When you get out their will be handprints on the back of the vehicle. The reason is because a bus broke down with a load of kids and a semi came over the hill and hit them killing them all. The reason you are pushed over the hill is to get you out of the way of on coming traffic.
Dandridge - Tennessee Mountain Inn - Dandridge - The spirit of a little girl can be seen walking the balcony at night. She has appeared on several occasions and one lucky person caught her on film! A gentle spirit, not malevolent at all.
Decherd - North Junior High School - There is the spirit of a girl who haunts the school. She will call out to you, calling out your name in a pleading voice, asking for help. But when you turn to see where the voice is, there will not be anyone there. Her voice is normally heard in the afternoon and early evening.
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