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turn and look there is no one. Sometimes approaching hoof beats can be heard, but the horse never appears. It is said that when Robert died that James could no longer control his horse after. Perhaps the horse goes looking for its missing rider. Either way horse and rider roam eternally just trying to make it back home.
Submitted by Kay
Comment by Dan: The date given is way off--by about a century. The Overmountain men and the Revolutionary War happened in the 1780s.
Categories: highway, captain, mountain, doctor, truck
These are some of the spooky things that have happened in nearby cities and towns.
Linville 6 miles away: I was with my mom when I was a teenager we decided to head up 221 to Linville. That night we went to Wiseman view and saw some lights start to show up. We thought nothing of it (thinking that they wer...
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NEARBY GHOST PICTURES
Other haunted towns near Newland, North Carolina:
Pineola, North Carolina, 4 miles away
Linville, North Carolina, 6 miles away
Crossnore, North Carolina, 8 miles away
Elk Park, North Carolina, 8 miles away
Spruce Pine, North Carolina, 10 miles away
Banner Elk, North Carolina, 12 miles away
Bakersville, North Carolina, 12 miles away
Penland, North Carolina, 13 miles away
Sugar Grove, North Carolina, 14 miles away
Little Switzerland, North Carolina, 14 miles away