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Police Station Bell Tower

Police Station Bell Tower

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  • Date Posted: Apr 29, 2014
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  • Address: 416 North Harrison Street, Davenport, IA 52803, USA


Location:

Located at 416 N. Harrison St.

History:

The current city hall buildings once served as the old police station. According to local legend, prisoners were once lead to their deaths in the bell tower where they were hung. No evidence has been found to support these claims of hangings in the bell tower, however.

Haunting:

According to some sources, it is possible to see the apparition of a hanging body in the first window of the bell tower if you look up from the eastern side of the police station at night.

Resources:

Ough, C. (2007). Ghostly tales, legends, haunt library presentation. http://www.qctimes.com/articles/2007/06/10/news/local/doc466b7a7b2b286820567063.txt

Harmony, G. A. (2008). Davenport’s Most Known Haunted Places. Retrieved March 3, 2009 from http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/617083/haunted_places_in_davenport_iowa.html?cat=16

Shadowlord (1998). Shadowlands Haunted Places Index. Retrieved March 2, 2009 from http://theshadowlands.net/places/iowa.htm

416 North Harrison Street, Davenport, IA Iowa 52803, USA

416 North Harrison Street, Davenport, IA Iowa 52803, USA

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