STATEN ISLAND, NY – Kreischer Mansion in Charleston is Staten Island’s headquarters for the paranormal.
The mansion was built around 1885 by the brickmaker Baron Balthasar Kreischer for his son Charles. Another mansion, which does not survive, was built on the site for Kreischer’s son, Edward.
The family’s brick factory was nearby, as were the houses where the factory workers lived.
Edward committed suicide near the family brickyard and it is said that his spirit continues to haunt the premises.
The mansion also made headlines as the scene of a gruesome 2005 murder of a Bonanno family associate.
Let’s take a trip through the legendary and spooky corridors of the mansion.
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