This South Carolina Bridge Is Among The Most Haunted Places In The Nation

In the woods in South Carolina, yet not far from a main road, sits the oldest bridge in the state – and possibly on the East Coast. The 130-foot structure was built in 1820 and is said to have been designed by the same architect that designed the Washington Monument: Robert Mills. At the center of the bridge is a striking 14-foot gothic arch that you can only get a real sense for when experiencing it first-hand. And there’s another thing you can only sense first hand: the strange paranormal activity that seems to permeate the area around the old bridge.

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A recent list published by INSIDER magazine, named South Carolina’s Poinsett Bridge as among the 40 Most Haunted Places In The US. It is located on Callahan Mountain Road in Landrum, South Carolina.

Have you experienced anything unusual at the bridge? Feel free to join the discussion!

For more haunted places in South Carolina, check out this Haunted Places Road Trip.

Address: County Rd 42, Landrum, SC 29356, USA