County Roscommon - Paranormal Database Records

 
 


Faces at the Windows

Location: Athleague - Castle Strange
Type: Haunting Manifestation
Date / Time: Unknown
Further Comments: Built on a site of Celtic ceremony, many people have reported seeing weird faces peering out of the windows.


 
 


Fighting Fairies

Location: Battlebridge - Bridge
Type: Fairy
Date / Time: Unknown
Further Comments: A farmer from Sheemore (Co Leitrim) who once helped the fairies had his cattle taken by bailiffs. The bailiffs drove the cattle for a few miles before being intercepted by the fairies at a bridge, where the bailiffs were beaten by invisible foes and scared away. Legend says this is how Battlebridge received its name.


 
 


Green Lady

Location: Boyle - Rockingham House (currently a barracks?)
Type: Haunting Manifestation
Date / Time: Mid twentieth century
Further Comments: Soldiers stationed at the barracks reported seeing this green lady as she patrolled the area. Some said she was a former servant at the house who went mad and hid herself away in a vegetable cupboard.


 
 


Exorcism?

Location: Castlerea - Castlerea Prison
Type: Haunting Manifestation
Date / Time: November 2008
Further Comments: Castlerea Prison hit the news after it was claimed an exorcism was required after reports of strange paranormal activity occurring in the gym. Governor Dan Scannel dismissed the reports.


 
 


Black Pig

Location: Kiltrustan - Road close to old plantation
Type: Other
Date / Time: April 1918
Further Comments: A phantom black pig made itself known to children. Adults standing in the same area could not perceive it, even when the children were shouting that the entity was running around their feet.


 
 


Man Carrying Stone

Location: Strokestown - Hilly road in the area
Type: Haunting Manifestation
Date / Time: Unknown
Further Comments: It was once not uncommon to see the ghost of a figure carrying a large mill stone along this road.


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