A city just north of St. Louis, Alton sits on the Mississippi River. Rife with darkish background, it’s deemed 1 of America’s most haunted cities.
In this two-portion Ghost Adventures special, “Curse of the River Bend,” Zak Bagans and Aaron Goodwin, alongside with A/V techs Billy Tolley and Jay Wasley, examine two of the town’s most haunted structures in hopes of capturing paranormal proof.
They start a dusk-to-dawn “lockdown” investigation, employing the most up-to-date scientific devices and technology in an energy to get physical evidence of the paranormal and uncover the truth of the matter guiding each individual haunted thriller.
The initial portion of the exclusive, airing Saturday, January 5, they delve into the McPike Mansion, which was constructed in 1869 in an Italianate-Victorian type and stands as 1 of the more elaborate houses in Alton. There have been hundreds of tales about the household, from the chilling to the downright silly, but the present operator promises that the ghost of the builder haunts the put. A blast of chilly came more than her when she observed a man standing in the vicinity of the window, who then vanished.
In element two, airing 1 7 days later on on Saturday, January 12, viewers master about the 1914 Mineral Springs Lodge, which, right after becoming restored and re-opened as an antique mall, reignited curiosity in its historical past. Thus came tales of murder, suicides and apparitions.
If any of the ghosts in the aged hotel are actually terrifying, it may possibly be the philandering spouse that allegedly haunts the swimming pool. In the 1920s, a partygoer was dazed by a blow to his face from his spouse, fell into the pool and drowned. His ghost has been explained as angry and brooding, and waiting around for revenge.
Ghost Adventures: Curse of the River Bend, Component One particular, Premieres Saturday, January 5, 9/8c, Vacation Channel
Ghost Adventures: Curse of the River Bend, Aspect Two, Saturday, January 12, 9/8c, Travel Channel