Monday, October 31, 2016

Salem: Happy Halloween 2016

October 2016

Salem Witch Museum

First Settler of Salem ~ 1629

Witch Dungeon Museum

Gallow's Hill and The Witch Gaol

During the witchcraft persecution of 1692, many of the accused were imprisoned here.  
One of them, the aged Giles Cory (b.1611), was pressed to death on these grounds.

The Burying Point

Witch Trials Memorial

Among the 19 hanged in 1692
Sarah Good - July 19
John Proctor - Aug.19
Alice and Mary Parker - Sept. 22

Happy Halloween

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