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The Haunting of Peterkin Religious Retreat
Romney, West Virginia

Posted by Hauntings Admin on 05/06/2011



Peterkin Religious Retreat | Romney, West Virginia

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About Peterkin Religious Retreat

Romney, West Virginia

Romney is located in Hampshire County, West Virginia. It has a population of about 2,000 residents.

Romney was originally settled in 1725. It is West Virginia's oldest town, having been chartered on December 23, 1762.

Peterkin Religious Retreat Information:

The first Peterkin Religious Retreat conference was held in 1946.

Ghosts and the Paranormal at the Peterkin Religious Retreat in Romney, West Virginia:

Ethereal sounds of a piano playing have been reported at the Peterkin Religious Retreat. Disembodied voices and footsteps have been reported. Guests believe that this is the ghost of a man named Mr. Turley who died here of a heart attack. He was one of the original inhabitants at the Peterkin Religious Retreat and his ghost has been reported since the retreat began back in the 1940's.


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Wikipedia (2011). Romney, West Virginia. Retrieved May 2, 2011 from,_West_Virginia


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