07/24/17

Ghost Photo: The Maid of Tryon Palace

The video still below of a ‘ghostly maid’ wandering North Carolina’s Tryon Palace is generating a lot of press in English tabloids. But does it actually show a ghost?

The claim

“The footage shows the ‘ghostly figure’ of what appears to be a woman in period dress walk past the doorway,” The Sun reports.

“The pair [who took the photo] believe the lady could be the spirit of a servant who perished in a blaze at the palace in 1798, which began in the cellar and engulfed much of the building.”

Similar ghostly reports appear in the U.K.’s Daily Mail, Metro.Co.UK, and the Mirror.

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