PSICAN - Paranormal Studies and Inquiry Canada

Nova Scotia

The building which houses the Five Fishermen restaurant was built in 1816, and opened on Opened on December 2, 1816 as the Church of England's National School. This school catered in particularly to the religious and moral upbringing of its students who mostly came from poor families. The building is haunted by a spirit who pushes staff members, whispers names and tosses items around.

You can read about the haunting in-depth including witness reports on the restaurant's official website by clicking here.


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