Ghosts of Louisbourg

Fortress of Louisbourg - 2013 Photo Credit: Justin Wiswell

This summer has been a back-to-back marathon for the folks here at Maritime Paranormal. We’ve recently spent the night at two of Canada’s National Historic sites: the Port Royal Habitation and Fort Anne in beautiful Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia. After our recent trip to Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia, we’ve barely had time to catch our breath … Continue Reading »

Haunted Girl – Book Review

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Haunted Girl Esther Cox & The Great Amherst Mystery Author: Laurie Glenn Norris  With Barbara Thompson ISBN: 978-1-55109-907-1 Purchase Link “Haunted Girl – Esther Cox & the Great Amherst Mystery” is a recent addition to Nimbus & Vagrant Publishing’s long list of Eastern Canadian paranormal & folklore focused literature.  The authors, Laurie Glenn Norris & Barbara Thompson, go … Continue Reading »

Can fear-monger, have puppy, need work

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Where little is known about the possible causation of inexplicable events; whether it be ghosts, psychical phenomena, or UFOs, one has to wonder how certain people acquire their “expertise” in diagnosing & resolving issues that are considered unknown, unexplained, or unproven. There currently are no training programs or courses offered by accredited institutions dealing with … Continue Reading »

Fort Anne & Port-Royal Habitation

Port Royal Habitation, Dining Room, Photo Credit: Justin Wiswell

We’d like to thank the staff at Parks Canada for allowing us the privilege of conducting on-site research at Fort Anne National Historic Site and Port-Royal National Historic Site, on May 19th & 20th, 2012. Thanks to the dedication and enthusiasm of the staff at these two locations, our team members became as much tourists … Continue Reading »

Road trip, Eastern State Penitentiary

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Sometimes it’s nice to get away… Lots of people look forward to their vacations throughout the year, biding their time until they’re lying on a tropical beach, carelessly sipping margaritas. But what type of vacation would a group of paranormal enthusiasts take? How about exclusive access to one of the oldest, most dilapidated and allegedly … Continue Reading »

Flashlight Vigils & the Paranormal

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Are Flashlights illuminating new ways to communicate? For the last few years many paranormal enthusiasts have been using flashlight vigils in attempts to elicit yes/no responses at purportedly haunted locations. The experiment itself is usually conducted with a single flashlight but variations have included multiple flashlights of the same make and model.  The flashlight is … Continue Reading »

Summer Updates

The Algonquin Hotel. Photo Credit: Mila Jones

Due to the increasing amount of incoming investigation requests and the busy summer/fall ahead of us, Maritime Paranormal™ is happy to announce that we have added three trial members to our team! They will be accompanying us on our upcoming investigations. We are also excited to have been invited to Minister’s Island in St. Andrews, … Continue Reading »

Summer Events 2011 – Annapolis Royal, Liverpool, and Halifax

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We have a busy summer ahead of us! As it stands now we have two confirmed investigations in Nova Scotia for July 2011 – a revisit to a previously investigated private residence with an abundance of alleged paranormal activity in Liverpool, Nova Scotia on July 2nd; as well as a private residence in Dartmouth, Nova … Continue Reading »

Paranormal Investigators prefer to do it in the dark

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Why do paranormal investigators prefer to do it in the dark? This is a question that has been posed to us numerous times over the last few years. Conducting investigations in the dark seems to be synonymous with paranormal investigations in the majority of its forms, and has been the predominant environmental constant in many … Continue Reading »

Maritime Paranormal News

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We would like to thank all of our visitors for their continued support – because of you we have blown away our monthly visitor milestone with an astounding 2278 visits in the month of March! The Maritime Paranormal team has had a busy year so far! We are currently working multiple cases of alleged paranormal … Continue Reading »