The Haunting of Bass Cemetery
Posted by Hauntings Admin on 01/28/2011
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About Bass Cemetery
Birmingham is located in central Alabama. It is the largest city in the state with about 230,000 residents, and the county seat of Jefferson County.
Birmingham was founded just after the Civil War in 1871. The city was an industrial and railroad transportation giant. It was named for Birmingham, England, a major metal manufacturing industrial city in England.
Bass Cemetery Information:
The Bass Cemetery is located northeast of the Ruffner Mountain Nature Reserve. It is located on Ruffner Road/County Road 147 about 1 ½ miles east of U.S. Highway11/Gadsden Highway/1st Avenue North in Birmingham, Alabama.
You can also reach Bass Cemetery from U.S. Highway 78/Crestwood Boulevard in the city of Irondale. Take 16th Street north from Irondale for about ½ mile, then turn right onto Ruffner Road. The cemetery is about 100 yards back from Ruffner Road.
The Bass Cemetery is about 150 years old and still accepting new burials.
Unfortunately, the Bass Cemetery has suffered a lot of vandalism. Stones are damaged and pieces of them have even been carried off by vandals. People have also have littered the woods near the cemetery. It is important that ghost hunters be respectful when visiting purportedly haunted locations, because disrespectful behavior ultimately reduces everyone's access to these locations and diminishes respect for professional ghost hunters. PLEASE be respectful if you visit this or other cemeteries!
Ghosts and the Paranormal at Bass Cemetery in Birmingham, Alabama:
People have reported seeing apparitions and hearing disembodied sounds at the Bass Cemetery in Birmingham, Alabama. Visitors also report having a strong sense of uneasiness.
Interment.net (1997-2011). Cemetery Records Online: Bass Cemetery. Retrieved February 18, 2011 from http://www.interment.net/data/us/al/jefferson/bass/index.htm
The Shadowlord (1998). Haunted Places Index. Retrieved February 17, 2011 from http://theshadowlands.net/places/alabama
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