Most People Have Long Forgotten About This Vacant Ghost Town In Rural New Jersey

New Jersey is home to numerous mining and milling ghost towns, several of which are well preserved and open to the public. This rural ghost town isn’t one of those. Little remains, other than the stories. Most aren’t even familiar with the strange tales surrounding an area they drive past on a daily basis. Now’s a great time to learn about a Garden State legend!

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For more on the ghost town of Ong’s Hat, check out the short video below:

To learn more about New Jersey Pinelands legends, check out this spooky article!