SPIRIT PHOTOGRAPHS

BARTONVILLE HOSPITAL
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These photos were taken and submitted by Jamee Gogoe at the old Bartonville State Hospital near Peoria, Illinois. The now abandoned hospital has a long history of ghosts and hauntings, dating back to even the years when the place was in operation. For more information about its haunted history, see Troy Taylor's book Haunted Illinois.

The photo on the left was taken inside of the old kitchen on the property. Nothing was visible at the time the photo was taken, but strange experiences have occurred in this room to witnesses in the past. The photo on the right was taken in the cemetery set aside for unknown patients of the hospital. The earliest ghost stories of the place are connected to this cemetery.

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