Helltown

What can you say about a place called Helltown?  Helltown is one of Ohio’s most famous horror/supernatural legends.  It’s a good example of the way folklore can get really complicated.  There is no single haunted farmhouse, no headless train conductor, or ghostly children running around in the woods.  Helltown is home to six or seven separate legends, each with dozens of variations.  All of which has led this area in Boston Township to be grouped as one haunted site and given an evil-sounding name. Read more