Eleanor's Euphoric Musings

Photo Credit:  Kassidy Wagner

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Sussex County Hauntings and Other Strange Phenomena

"The Cloister and The Hearth" book by Charles Reade from the Respectrum Book Shop in Sussex, New Jersey.

The signature of the author in the book and an image of Charles Reade, the author, from inside the book.

"The Cloister and The Hearth" book by Charles Reade from the Respectrum Book Shop in Sussex, New Jersey.

The signature of the author in the book and an image of Charles Reade, the author, from inside the book.

Van Houten Farmhouse owned by the Bergesteds

Pictures 1 -3 PC Kerri Bergested. The Dorothy orb playing with the family dog. Pictures 3 & 4 PC Kassidy Wagner. The Bergested Driveway.

DAR Van Bonschooten Museum

Photos from the author's collection. Picture 1 - Wendy Wyman in traditional garb. The photo of the portrait is a picture of Britta Cooper, the home's original owner. The window pictures depict the faces in the window glass. 

Mount Salem - Hoyt's Tavern, Abandoned Byma House and Mount Salem Cemetery

Photos from the author's collection. Picture 1 - Shuart-Yanish Home formerly Hoyt's Tavern. Pictures 2-4 The Abandoned Byta House. First photo depicts the tree to the left where little girl is buried. Picture 5 Lady Ghostbuster, Laurel Devine walks the perimeter of the Byma House. Pictures 6 and 7 Depict barn on Byta property that is currently rented out to a farmer. Picture 8 depicts abandoned stable across the road. Pictures 9 - 12 Mount Salem Cemetery. Lady Ghostbuster Brittany Iwanski can be seen in picture #11.

Kittatinny Valley State Park

Waterloo Village

(From the author's collection)

Sterling Hill Mine and Museum

Photos from the author's collection.  Pictures 1 and 2 are of Pete's bike.  Picture 4 is the outside road tunnel on the way to the mines. Picture 9 is the Rainbow Room. Picture 12 is of the stairwell in the office building.

The last two pictures were taken consecutively. One moment no smoke, the next there is smoke. PC Maryann Taylor

Mine Smoke Video

Maryann Taylor's video of the smoke appearing at our request during the investigation of the mine in February of 2019.

Camp Sussex

Sandhill Road in Vernon

PC Kassidy Wagner. Picture 1 is the Main House on Sandhill Road.  Picture 2 is the barn.

Old Clove Cemetery

PC Kassidy Wagner. Picture 1 is Old Clove Church. Picture 2 is the entrance to Old Clove Cemetery.

Deckertown Union Cemetery

Pictures from the author's collection. Picture 2 - Bearded Man. Pictures 3 and 4 - The caped man with ascot pops up twice. He really wanted to be seen!

Deckertown Union Cemetery

Deb Solinksi finds her Trademark feather

Deckertown Union Cemetery

The Return of the Bone

Deb Solinski returns the bone she unearthed to its rightful owner.

The Return of the Bone 2

Deb Solinski returns the bone she unearthed to its rightful owner.

Brink Cemetery

(From the author's collection)

St. Paul's Abbey

PC Kassidy Wagner

Yellow Frame Church

Pictures 1 and 3 from the author's collection. Picture 2 PC Kassidy Wagner.

Unidentified Flying Objects

Patrick Burns

(Picture property of Patrick Burns)

Underground Tunnels - Donald Weltner

PC Fred Decker - Photos of his newspaper clippings from his scrapbook.

Underground Tunnel - Donald Weltner

Taken from the personal photo collection of Fred and Kathy Decker. (PC Kathy Decker) Although some are grainy quality, they are still a great addition to this collage of photos of this tragic accident. The bottom left picture depicts some of the heroes: Steve Metzgar, Edmund Zukowski, Leroy terwilliger, and Bob Elchin. Female unknown.

Bigfoot

Picture 1 - Newsclip copy sent to me by Ken Karnas from his collection.  Picture 2 - Newsclip copy sent to me by Kathleen Jones Price from her private collection on her dad.