Part of our new and growing Mysteries and Legends series, Mysteries and Legends of North Carolina explores unusual phenomena, strange events, and mysteries in North Carolina's history. Each episode included in the book is a story unto itself, and the tone and style of the book is lively and easy to read for a general audience interested in North Carolina history.
Read about the Cherokee legend of the Judaculla rock. Try to figure out if Tom Dula, subject of many a local myth and a popular folk song, really did murder his wife. Speculate as to what really caused the Carolina Bays indentations.
The Lost Colony
Devil's Cave, the Giant and the Judaculla Rock
The Legend of Tom Dula
Town Creek Indian Mound
Blackbeard the Pirate
Brown Mountain Lights
Maco Station Light
Experience North Carolina's most eerie occurences, spooky events, unsolved mysteries, and myths and legends related and debunked.