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    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Chains; Graves; Supernatural;
    • This is Chuck Buchanan's typewritten account of a story he knows about a certain tombstone near Orleans Indiana in Orange County. According to legend, a woman was strangled by her husband, who used a chain. Now, a chain marks her gravestone, and...
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Chains; Graves; Supernatural;
    • This is Kristie Brown's typewritten account of the legend of the Bonds Chapel tombstone in Orange County Indiana. According to legend, a boy was strangled by a chain and now a chain is growing out of his tombstone. His parents have tried to remove...
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Graves; Chains; Supernatural;
    • This is Kyle J. Stevens's typewritten account of the legend of the Bonds Chapel tombstone collected by Christina R. Tharp. According to legend, a man named Floyd Pruitt strangled his wife with a chain, and now a chain appears on her grave. There...
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Chains; Graves: Supernatural;
    • This is Cecilia Thomas' typewritten account of the legend of Bonds Chapel in Orange County Indiana. According to legend, a man was beaten to death with a chain, and now a chain grows along the side of his tombstone.
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Chains; Cemeteries; Graves; Supernatural;
    • This is Janet Archibald's typewritten account of the legend of the Bonds Chapel gravestone. According to legend, a man killed his wife with a chain. Although he was innocent, the wife's family maintained that he was guilty and his guilt would be...
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Chains; Cannons; Graves; Supernatural;
    • This is Rob Kalb's typewritten account of the Bonds Chapel grave. According to legend, the grave belongs to a civil war soldier who was killed by a chain fired out of a cannon. The chain was embedded into his grave, and now it grows out of the side.
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Chains; Prisoners; Graves; Supernatural;
    • This is Louise Beckman's typewritten account of the legend of the Bonds Chapel gravestone. According to legend, a convict escaped from prison with a ball and chain around his leg. He made good his escape, but later succumbed to a bullet wound he...
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Graves; Chains; Police; Accidents; Supernatural;
    • This is Carl Brassine's typewritten variant of the legend of the Bonds Chapel tombstone as collected by Kathie Flood. According to legend, some boys viewing the grave with the chain suffered some chain related misfortune.
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Graves; Chains; Suicides; Supernatural;
    • This is Stan Gregory's typewritten account of the legend of the Bonds Chapel tombstone as collected by Teresa Fout. According to legend, a man committed suicide by hanging himself with a chain. Now a chain grows on his tombstone.
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Graves; Chains; Death; Supernatural;
    • This is an anonymous account collected by Linda L. Draime about the Bonds Chapel tombstone in Orange County Indiana. According to legend a man was killed by a chain and now a chain that is growing ever larger has appeared on his grave.
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Graves; Chains; Supernatural;
    • This is Cleta Chatham's typewritten account of the legend of the Bonds Chapel tombstone collected by Beth Conley. According to legend, a cruel mule driver murdered a man with a chain that split into two fifteen and a half link long halves. Now a...
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Chains; Graves; Supernatural;
    • This is Stephen Paul's typewritten account of the legend of the Bonds Chapel tombstone collected by Sheryl Paul. According to legend, a man was strangled by his wife, and she used a chain. Now his gravestone has a varying number of chain links on...
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Chains; Graves; Supernatural;
    • This is Terry Gillispie's typewritten account of the legend of the Bonds Chapel tombstone collected by Melinda A. Burton. According to legend, a man was sent to prison, and they wrapped a chain around his tombstone when he died. Now a chain grows...
    • Scrapbook no. 10

    • Sullivan County (Ind.)--History; Maple, James B. (James Brian), 1879-1970;
    • Dr. James B. Maple was a local doctor and historian who in his spare time researched early Vincennes and Sullivan newspapers for items concerning Sullivan Co. He clipped items and took notes and filled 42 volumes of scrapbooks which have a...
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Chains; Graves; Supernatural;
    • This is Larry Lamb's typewritten account of a legend he knows about a gravestone that has a chain running down the side of it. According to legend, the number of links changes from thirteen to fourteen links around midnight.
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Chains; Chapels; Graves; Supernatural;
    • This is Joy Cook's typewritten account of a legend she knows about the Bonds Chapel Cemetery in Orange County Indiana. According to legend a chain grows on the tombstone in the shape of a cross. Note, even though Orangeville is stated, this is...
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Chains; Graves; Supernatural;
    • This is Jimmy Terrial's typewritten account of a legend he knows about a gravestone near Orleans Indiana in Orange County. According to legend, a man killed his wife and was executed. Later, a mysterious chain began to grow on his gravestone.
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Ghosts; Chains; Graves; Supernatural;
    • This is Pat Bennett's typewritten account of a legend he knows about a tombstone in Orange County near Orleans Indiana. According to legend the tombstone has a chain running down its side, and high school kids would venture to the graveyard to see...
    • Bonds Chapel

    • Cemeteries; Chains; Hangings; Graves; Supernatural;
    • This is Vickie Allen's typewritten account of a legend about the Bonds Chapel tombstone in Orange County Indiana. According to legend, a man was wrongfully hanged, and now every year the townspeople add a new link to the chain in his tombstone.

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