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Image for Bolivar Spring House Lore - Bolivar, WVview gallery

NENE44.6 km

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Urban Legends and SuperstitionsBolivar Spring House Lore - Bolivar, WV

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A plaque on this spring house details some local legend.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: West Virginia

date approved: 6/1/2009

last visited: 8/15/2011

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NENE65.2 km

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Urban Legends and SuperstitionsThe Snarly Yow - Boonsboro, MD

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The Snarly Yow is a Hell Hound or Phantom Black Dog which is said to haunt the South Mountain area of Maryland. A historical Civil War marker has a side bar on it which tells the story of the first appearance of this ghastly monster.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Maryland

date approved: 12/5/2011

last visited: 6/10/2012

Image for Stepping The Mast - National Museum of the Marine Corps - Triangle VAview gallery

SESE89.8 km

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Urban Legends and SuperstitionsStepping The Mast - National Museum of the Marine Corps - Triangle VA

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The Romans and Greeks did it and the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps still do it -- the ancient mariner superstition of laying coins under the mast.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 8/15/2011

last visited: never

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EE98.2 km

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Urban Legends and SuperstitionsThe Curse of the Hope Diamond - Washington, DC

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The Hope Diamond is said to curse people who come in contact with it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 6/1/2009

last visited: 5/6/2014

Image for The Signing of the Magna Carta, National Archives, Washington, D.C.view gallery

EE98.3 km

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Urban Legends and SuperstitionsThe Signing of the Magna Carta, National Archives, Washington, D.C.

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Popular legend is that King John and the barons signed the Magna Carta. There were no signatures on the original document, however, only a single seal placed by the king.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 11/4/2008

last visited: 4/21/2010

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SESE104 km

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Urban Legends and SuperstitionsCherry Trees & Silver Dollars ~ Legends Of George Washington - Stafford VA

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Did George Washington chop down a cherry tree? Did he throw a silver dollar across the river? If he did, it was at Ferry Farm.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/4/2011

last visited: never

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