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"Bay State Phantoms" by John Horrigan

by shrewsbury
Date: October 24, 2018
Time: 7:00 PM
Duration: 1 hour(s), 30 minutes

We are approaching Halloween when ghosts and goblins make their annual appearance. Get in the spirit with an amusing look at some of the odd encounters with unexplained creatures in Massachusetts history! Learn about the Bridgewater Triangle, The Red-Headed Hitchhiker of Route 44, The Dover Demon, The Mansfield Thunderbird, The Bridgewater Bumper Shaker, UFO Sightings, the Gloucester Sea Serpent, the Lady In Black, the Haunted Hoosac Tunnel, Spectre Leaguers, Phantom Airships of 1909, Scituate Sea Monster, Abington Black Dog, the Beast of Truro, Phantom Clowns and more. Join New England Folklorist John Horrigan as he presents an amusing slide show entitled “Bay State Phantoms”.
John Horrigan is one of America’s leading popular historians. He has presented lectures at historical societies and other prominent venues through New England over the past twenty years. John’s historical lecture portfolio includes over 100 different titles.