"Urban legend Charelston South Carolina"

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Submitted: July 02, 2018

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"Urban legend Charleston South Carolina"  Julia legare"

 

In the 19th century a young girl

Named "Julia Legare" was visiting family on "Edisto island". Julia fell ill and slipped into a coma and was eventually pronounced dead.  Bodies weren't embalmed at the time and so she was buried on the same day of her death. Before decomposing began her body was placed in the family's mausoleum the door was sealed. 

Story goes about fifteen years later the Mausoleum  was opened again following a death. The family were terrified to discover the body and remains of Julia's tiny body not in a coffin, but at the entrance. She had been buried alive! For years following, nothing could keep the mausoleum doors locked. Not even industrial locks or chains would keep the doors closed. 

It is believed the spirit of Julia is keeping the door open. Eventually the family gave up on trying to keep the mausoleum doors locked. And today the doors are just unsealed Brocken marble. it is  believed as long as the doors remain open, the spirit of Julia will stay at peace.


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