Craigdarroch Castle was built in the 1890s for wealthy coal baron, Robert Dunsmuir and his wife Joan. Piano music in the ballroom and the smell of candles have been detected. The ghost of Joan Dunsmuir has been sighted in her bedroom. For some reason, only in winter, the apparition of a woman dressed in white has been seen in the ballroom window. Victoria BC
Ashmore Estates, Illinois: A young girl named Elva Skinner is believed to appear as a full bodied apparition. Elva was the victim of a fire that damaged a building that used to stand on the property in 1880. A second entity called Kentucky Joe is described as wearing a top hat. A third ghost, usually referred to as “Jumper,” has also been reported. Jumper is believed to be the spirit of a doctor who plummeted to his death after jumping from one of the windows on the property.