Fort Monroe spooks

<a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO100101154020000" title="Fort Monroe" href="/topic/us/virginia/hampton-county/fort-monroe-PLGEO100101154020000.topic">Fort Monroe</a> is visited -- according to "Haunted Places: The National Directory" -- by a cast of ghosts that includes <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PEHST002241" title="Abraham Lincoln" href="/topic/politics/government/presidents-of-the-united-states/abraham-lincoln-PEHST002241.topic">Abraham Lincoln</a>, Ulysses Grant, <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PEHST002256" title="Edgar Allan Poe" href="/topic/arts-culture/literature/edgar-allan-poe-PEHST002256.topic">Edgar Allan Poe</a> and Capt. John Smith. In one home on the fort, the book reports, an entire family witnessed a marble tabletop floating into the air and smashing against a fireplace.
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( Adrin Snider, Daily Press / October 16, 2008 )

Fort Monroe is visited -- according to "Haunted Places: The National Directory" -- by a cast of ghosts that includes Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses Grant, Edgar Allan Poe and Capt. John Smith. In one home on the fort, the book reports, an entire family witnessed a marble tabletop floating into the air and smashing against a fireplace.

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