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BUS TOUR – Tubman Trail and Swamps -Dorchester

Tubman Trail Bus Tour 

Big Lizz, Spirits of the Enslaved, Wildman of Crocheron, the Missing Souls of Wingate, Seven Gates of Hell, Phantom Coffins and UFOs

Haunted tour of Lower Dorchester County – trace the haunted back roads and waterways once traveled by Harriet Tubman and others in old Dorchester.

Some say that spirits of Harriet Tubman and the old enslaved community still haunt the fields and swamps of Lower Dorchester County. Hear the stories about the Underground Railroad. See the plantation where Harriet Tubman worked and the local store (still standing) where she was injured as a child.

Hear the stories of the spirits who still linger at Blackwater, the quiet songs of enslaved Africans in the fields, the vanishing of two people in the same fishing village, two brothers chained in an attic, floating coffins, phantom ships, the Seven Gates of Hell, the most haunted street in Maryland.
 

Did you know that the marshy, forested Blackwater region of Dorchester County has had two people vanish without a trace, coffins floating up to the door, a wildmen seen in the marsh, two brothers locked in an attic, a location called The Seven Gates of Hell, and a UFO that was seen by scores of people — in some cases only feet from the hood of their cars. Take a scenic drive through Blackwater and maybe catch a glimpse of a bald eagle or two. Hear a dozen or so stories about the haunted landscape of lower Dorchester County in the comfort of a bus.

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Big Lizz – Eastern Shore’s Most Famous Ghost

Be amazed when you visit the haunt of the most famous Eastern Shore ghost …. BIG LIZZ, who wanders the swamps near Decoursey Bridge with her severed head in her hand – red eyes shining. Stop at Old Salty’s on Hoopers Island and hear about Mary’s Ghost that still haunts the place.

**MEETING PLACE AND WEATHER:**
MEET THE BUS at Long Wharf in Cambridge – 100 High Street, Cambridge, MD http://bit.ly/2iAknSm

Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start time of the tour and check in with the guide and bus driver. Tour will leave the premises promptly at 1:30 pm. It’s okay to bring snacks on the bus as long as you clean up after yourself. Also, note that **we do not cancel for rain.** In the event that the weather is wet, be sure to bring an umbrella and waterproof clothing and shoes. There are opportunities for getting off of the bus and walking.

**WHAT TO EXPECT:** The tour will last approximately 4 hours. I Most of that time will be spent on the bus listening to your storyteller. While we do not enter the properties, except for Old Salty’s on Hoopers Island. There will be several places to disembark and take photographs- including the Old Salty’s, Decoursey Bridge (Big Lizz) and all the graveyards.

**CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS:** Full refund will be given if cancellation is made 48 hours prior to the tour’s start.  If cancellation is NOT made within 48 hours of the tour, no refunds will be given.  However, all registrations are transferable, so feel free to allow a friend or family member to attend in your place.  Just give them your order voucher.

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