It all started with one extraordinary couple by the names of Miller and Harriet Wilber. Their tragic, yet awe-inspiring lives would ignite the folk legend that persists today. It’s their story that imbues the Gore Orphanage site with an air of wonder and mysticism. Much of it, is misplaced. Many people today mistakenly believe this specific location was once the site of an orphanage. Many mistakenly believe it was burned to the ground by its dastardly owner named Gore, a caretaker turned arsonist and murderer. Many mistakenly believe that if you sit quietly at the spot where these orphans burned to death, that you’ll hear their cries for help.
Few know the genuine story. It’s been buried underneath more than a century of false myths.
Let’s reveal the truth of the legend of Gore Orphanage. In some ways, the actual details are more profound than any ghost tale.
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Rosedale, circa 1890. The stately mansion where the Wilber family was known to hold seances.