The Story Behind These Haunted Church Ruins In South Carolina Will Send You Running For The Woods

For some, it comes as no surprise that the Palmetto State is as haunted as they say. Located along South Carolina’s most haunted road stands the ruins of a chapel of ease built in 1740. The ruins themselves even look haunted, but the stories people tell after visiting seem to confirm it. Plus, the old cemetery for the church has its own set of creepy tales. Read on to learn more.

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Have you visited the ruins? We’d love to hear about your experiences! If you’re planning a visit, then you should read about the other paranormal things that happen on this haunting road in the Lowcountry. You’ll find a haunted fort and along the highway there is a mysterious light that’s rumored to be a headless soldier looking for the head he lost so long ago. Read more about those hauntings here.

Curious about more creepy things in our state? Driving down this Upstate road at night may give you nightmares!