When people think of haunted Southern cities, Georgetown, South Carolina is often overlooked. Though other southern cities are very well known for paranormal presence, Georgetown should certainly be considered in that mix. That is why the Litchfield Inn in Pawley’s Island offers the Historic Georgetown Ghost Tour Package. Pawley’s Island is just minutes from downtown Georgetown where many of the areas ghosts are known to roam.
Georgetown is a historic city with roots dating back almost 300 years. When walking through the streets of this city you will pass by some old colonial homes that have been standing for centuries. You will walk past some of the same trees passed by soldiers and pirates alike. With the rich history of this area and its past populations, ghost stories are certainly plentiful. Historic Georgetown Ghost Tour Package from Litchfield Inn and you will be able to hear all about them.
One of the famous tales that has been passed down through the ages is that of the Gray Man. The Gray Man is an apparition, or blurry looking gray figure that has been said to present itself prior to major storms. The Gray Man is known as a benevolent ghost, and warns residents of the impending severe weather. Though the origin of this story may differ from storyteller to storyteller, everyone seems to describe the same mysterious Gray Figure.
Another of the well known Georgetown hauntings is the story of Alice Flagg. Alice was a beautiful young woman from a family of high social stature. Alice had found the love of her life, but the young man was considered by Alice’s family as being low class and he was not permitted to court Alice. He did anyway and the two were engaged. Alice wore her engagement ring on a necklace, and one night when she was very ill, the necklace was found by her father who threw the ring into the marsh upon her death. Alice’s ghost still roams the area, clutching her chest in search of the ring given to her by her forbidden love.
Those are just two of the many chilling stories you will learn about during the tour, and there are many more. Plan your next trip to Pawley’ Island, South Carolina and take advantage of the Historic Georgetown Ghost Tour Package from Litchfield Inn. This great package includes two adult and two child tickets to the ghost tour, two nights accommodations at Litchfield Inn, and continental breakfast for 4 each morning. Express your love for the paranormal and make your way to Litchfield Inn for a truly haunting experience.