Fairbury, NE

Case #:  33-FAI-Roc


Date:  8-14-10


Type of establishment:  Rock Island Depot is now a museum, but was formerly a train station.


History of establishment:  The depot was built in 1914 and closed in 1980.  It is now a railroad museum.  In August 1894, a train leaving the depot crashed just outside of Lincoln, NE.  11 people lost their lives and many were injured.  It was considered Nebraska's largest mass murder.  The original article from 1894 can be seen at http://journalstar.com/article_a946fcfe-1fc8-11df-80d0-001cc4c002e0.html


Claim of events:  Apparition of a man, foot steps, unexplained noises, shadows


Investigators on site:  Laura, Robin, Jim, Mark, Lisa, Dana


Equipment used:  Video cameras, digital cameras, audio recorders, laser pointer, EMF detector, thermometers


Case status:  Ongoing

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