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Book Launch – The Haunted Mid-Shore – Oxford

Come to a Book Launch of The Haunted Mid-Shore
Sat. 8/29 at The Robert Morris Inn – Oxford 5-7pm

The Haunted MId-Shore by Mindie Burgoyne

On Saturday, August 29, 2015 at the Robert Morris Inn in Oxford, MD, Mindie Burgoyne will be present to sign and sell copies of her latest book – The Haunted Mid-Shore: Spirits of Caroline, Dorchester and Talbot CountiesThe book in the second in what will be a 3-book series of on haunted sites that are covered in Burgoyne’s 10-town Chesapeake Ghost Walk trail. The Haunted Mid-Shore was published by The History Press as part of their  “Haunted America” series. Books sold at this launch will be the first of this edition publicly sold.

The launch begins at 5pm and ends at 7pm. Everyone is welcome and there is no cost to attend.  The book launch is being held at The Robert Morris Inn in Oxford, a historic Inn and restaurant that is also featured on the cover of the book. Co-owner, Ian Fleming provided the Foreward for the book.

Room 10 will be open to the Public

Mr. Fleming will also be on site and has offered to open the haunted “Room 10” to the public so they can have a look at the most haunted room in the Inn where Mindie Burgoyne had her own haunted experience.

SPECIAL DRAWING for attendees – $410 value

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My Scary Night at the Robert Morris Inn in Oxford

The Robert Morris Inn in Oxford, MD

I knew the Robert Morris Inn was haunted, but I never expected to have my own ghostly experience there. Out of the 140 + ghost stories I’ve collected on the Eastern Shore, I’ve only had a handful of personal experiences at these sites.  The Robert Morris Inn is one of those places.

The Robert Morris Inn in Oxford, Maryland has been an anchor for the town since 1710 when it was built – and Oxford was one of the largest ports in Maryland. The building was always an inn or tavern, and  was there long before Robert Morris ever set foot in the place. It only  took on his name once the wealthy developer moved into it.

In my post Robert Morris Inn – Guest Flees in the NightI tell the story of a guest who fled Room 1 in the middle of the night because of the ghostly happenings that went on in the room.  She left a note that described some of what happened.  What a great story that was!  I figured the guest was some kind of psychic medium who was in touch with spirits.  Those kinds of things rarely happen to me. Continue reading My Scary Night at the Robert Morris Inn in Oxford