In the peaks of Arkansas’ Ozark Mountains, a gardener is at work in the grounds of a sprawling Gothic building. Over the years, the Crescent Hotel has developed a sinister reputation as guests and workers report eerie apparitions stalking its halls. And now, that legend looks set to grow as Susan Benson pulls a macabre discovery from the soil.
Set above the Victorian resort of Eureka Springs, this 19th century edifice is known to many as America’s most haunted hotel. And even today, many of the visitors who flock here are keen to experience things that go bump in the night. But while ghost hunters have been busy stalking the historic building, something horrifying has been lurking beneath the ground.