Most People Don’t Know About These Strange Ruins Hiding In Kentucky
By Andrea Limke|Published January 25, 2018
A Cincinnati native who has lived in Kentucky for over 10 years, Andrea's heart belongs both in the Queen City and the Bluegrass State. After earning an education degree and working in that field for a number of years, Andrea began to pursue her passion for writing over 6 years ago. Since then she has written for a number of print and online publications, as well as published a children's book.
When you come across an abandoned building or ruins of some kind, it’s hard to imagine how a place could become so deteriorated. It’s intriguing to look at a run down building and imagine all that has taken place within the broken windows and falling walls. Each of these spots has a story and one particular ruin, hiding in Kentucky, definitely has quite an interesting tale. Known as the Ghost Ship, among other things, this abandoned boat floats adjacent to the Ohio river in the town of Petersburg and has been the source of many stories for years. But despite its popularity, there are still plenty of people who don’t know about these strange ruins hiding in Kentucky.
The USS Sachem, Circle Line, Ghost Ship…whatever you call it, you can tell by these photos that these strange ruins in Kentucky tell quite the story. Who knows how long this ship will last in the water, but for now it remains one of the most mysterious spots in our state.
Have you seen the Ghost Ship in person? Maybe you’ve stumbled upon other interesting ruins in Kentucky? Let us know about it in the comments! And special thanks to @aestheticvisions for a few of these mesmerizing photos! For more work like this, check out his Instagram account here.
And for more mysterious ruins in Kentucky, check out our previous article here.
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