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Hanging Tree - Real Patchogue Haunted Place

  • Grove Avenue
  • Patchogue, NY
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Found near Swan River near Grove Avenue in Patchogue, the Hanging Tree is said to have been the site of numerous deaths. In recent years two people are said to have been hanged there—one was a suicide and the other is less clear—but in colonial times it was the execution site for women accused of witchcraft.

A wide variety of paranormal activity has occurred near the Hanging Tree. Visitors have seen moving shadows and strange lights, and some say they feel hot/cold spots of a sense of uneasiness and dread. Electronic equipment has been knocked out of the hands of local investigators, and cameras have been known to malfunction. Some even report seeing a ghostly lady in white.
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  • remember now it was 1975 1976

    girl was Evet chapel-the corner house, very emotional girl.she was crazy about me(girls love saints, rather rare.since you cant levitate.ha ha ha ha ha.Ok anyway.Evete would not go into the sandy area, because her freind OD ed..common alcohol over dose,its all we had in 1977.young people would give anything for my life.i was attacked twice, just last night.and soon you will be too.

    Posted 2/22/18

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  • I dated a girl on chapel road

    I was in the right place.spirit is every place.the foots are true.deer.rabbits..i 3000 photos i bring to church.John the Baptist.Christ with spirit crown.im a saint and get attacked.everything i say is identical to saint Julian of Norwich. When you meet demons.you become respectful.FAST

    Posted 2/10/18

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  • Bogus makes sense

    Because he studies.the average IQ is 100.tree age is absolute correct. I was thinking about.there where no trees in this area.i was thinking a Oak would be 10 feet around.my ghosts are holy photos .my home 17 Chichester.is a sucide hanging.with one set of prints 5 people age 50.48..12..i was 17.a mix.of unlike people. They would wet their pants in one day of my life.i noticed sacrilegious thinking.a lack of understanding

    Posted 2/10/18

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  • Bogus

    There have been no suicides at the "Hanging tree". I live across the street. There was a memorial to a young man who died that was posted there. The statement that the site was the site of Colonial era hangings is incredibly ignorant. The tree is a Red Oak that is perhaps 90-100 years old. There were no Salem-vintage executions in the entire Colony of New York-they all occurred in Massachusetts. Get your history right. There are paranormal events that we have not classified yet but this is not one of them. It really savages the credibility of what should be an important endeavor that follows a scientifically based methodology.

    Posted 6/26/17

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    7 out of 10 found this review helpful

  • Ghost

    Saw a black figure next to tree in front of water in a distance me and me 3 friends all saw it than turned around for 1 second and it disappeared!

    Posted 4/6/17

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    1 out of 2 found this review helpful

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