I worked at Lambert Airport for some years, and in my experience, the D Concourse at night was a very creepy place.  Built in the early 80’s by Ozark Airlines, most of the flights served Midwest destinations,  meaning that the D Concourse was al...

    In the 1990’s a group of teenagers was traveling through the Seven Gates of Hell located just outside of Collinsville, Illinois.   The gates are a set of train trestles placed sporadically near Lebanon Road.  The trestles are narrow, making it difficult, if not imp...

      Whether due to superstition or as a safety measure, many theatres have what is called a “ghost light” (the Fox Theatre has two).   The ghost light is usually turned on when the theatre is dark or empty. It’s unclear how the tradition of a ghost light began, but s...

     Awhile back we announced what we believed to be one of Cherokee Street’s Lost Cemeteries across the street from the Lemp's Grand Hall.  While researching this further, we found another lost cemetery under the campus of the abandoned Shepard School.  Once known as...

  There are two shipwrecks along the St. Louis Riverfront.  The first is the Mine Sweeper, U.S.S. Inaugural, which was swept away by the Flood of 1993.  During the flood, the Inaugural broke free of her moorings and floated downriver.  The Inaugural was lost for severa...

  The Yucca Plant is a spinney, cactus-like plant that is very hard to eradicate, and commonly found in older cemeteries.   Referred to as the eternity plant, Yucca Plants can live for hundreds of years.  These plants were usually planted by gravestones or along the bo...

  If you’re from St. Louis, then you are most likely familiar with the town of Times Beach.  Founded in 1925, Times Beach was a promotional gimmick by the St. Louis Star Newspaper.  A purchase of a 20 X 100-foot lot for $67.50 included a free six-month newspaper subscr...

    Allenton founded in 1890, was a small railroad community located along the Old Route 66 Highway.  Once a thriving community, Allenton started to decline as the area surrounding the town began to develop.  Economic shifts forced Allenton to become a community of mai...

   When people think of Lemp, the images of ghosts and the thrill of exploring the Cherokee Cave usually comes to mind.  Very few know of the history of the area before the Lemp Brewery.  The truth is before 1864; the Lemp Brewery was nothing more than a stone building...

 (Lillian Handlan "The Lavender Lady")

 (Julia Feickert Lemp)

    For years, I’ve been told that Lillian Handlan Lemp, better known as the Lavender Lady is one of the many ghosts that haunt the Lemp Mansion. I had no reason to doubt this until I learned that during the t...

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