What are you afraid of? Some people are afraid of clowns, others are afraid of nighttime noises, and many are afraid of what they feel like ghostly encounters. What I mean is, we all have something that gives us the creeps, but there are some things that the majority of us fear. A cemetery with decapitated statues, for example,
If you’ve spent time exploring old cemeteries, you’ve seen headstones of all shapes and sizes. Some are very large and ornate and others are simply marked with a name. There is a cemetery in New York State where some monuments feature decapitated figures and that’s not all. Let’s see what’s behind the urban legends of Forest Park Cemetery near Troy, NY.
According Only in your state, Forest Park Cemetery is one of the most well-known haunted places in the Capital Region. Although the official name is Forest Park, this cemetery has also been referred to as Forest Hills Cemetery, Pinewoods Cemetery, and Green Glow Cemetery. Whatever you call it, ownership is prohibited.
ATTENTION: Under no circumstances should you enter this property. By doing so, you risk bodily harm and/or prosecution for trespassing on private property.
There are several variations of the “Headless Angel” story that has been circulating for years. Some say they saw blood dripping from the cleavage and others say it’s a mossy growth that makes it look bloody.
magazine of life named Forest Park Cemetery one of the “Top 10 Most Haunted Places in the Country”, or did they? To add to the urban legends of this controversial location, many say the Life Magazine article was never written and is untraceable to this day.
Let’s take a look at Forest Park Cemetery in Brunswick, NY. Scroll through the images below to see the Headless Angel Statue, Reception Tomb and more. Ready?
One of the top 10 haunted places in the country
Forest Park Cemetery near Troy, NY was named one of the “10 Most Haunted Places in the Country” by Life Magazine, or was it. This is just one of the urban legends surrounding this troubled place.
Washington Park Cemetery, Albany
Washington Park in Albany was once a cemetery. Some say the bodies remain buried in the park.
This Capital Region mall has a cemetery?
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