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‘Ghost with axe’ spotted on old military ship


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#1    Brian Topp

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Posted 03 August 2014 - 06:49 PM

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A man clutching an axe inside an old military frigate doesn’t make for your typical ghost story, nor does it make typical fodder for an internet hoax.
But a photograph showing a ghostly figure with an axe in his hand aboard a decommissioned military vessel on a dry dock has gained a lot of traction on social media sites.
Stevgoldhound, who posted the picture on Imgur yesterday, claims it was taken by a colleague of his called John who works as a dock foreman.

http://metro.co.uk/2...ou-out-4819357/

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Posted 03 August 2014 - 07:13 PM

"‘Ghost with axe’ spotted on old military ship will freak you out"

No. No it won't.

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Posted 03 August 2014 - 07:20 PM

Haha, thats not a ghost, its a man, probably working.
That is not the light of a torch and that is not that old a ship.

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Posted 03 August 2014 - 07:23 PM

If ghosts are 'dead people', how can it have an axe? Axe's dont die and become ghost axes now do they :lol:

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Posted 03 August 2014 - 10:34 PM

View Postfreetoroam, on 03 August 2014 - 07:20 PM, said:

Haha, thats not a ghost, its a man, probably working.
That is not the light of a torch and that is not that old a ship.

Yes you are right. that does not look like a old ship or even a military ship for that matter.  Lots of wood panels and what appears to be aluminum trim.  I am guessing it is a larger pleasure vessel and not a very ancient one at that.

View Postseeder, on 03 August 2014 - 07:23 PM, said:

If ghosts are 'dead people', how can it have an axe? Axe's dont die and become ghost axes now do they :lol:

Neither would clothing.


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Posted 05 August 2014 - 12:51 PM

Trying to make Lizzie Borden jealous, are we?
Her ghost would kick the ass of that ghost!

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Posted 05 August 2014 - 11:48 PM

That isn't a ghost, lol.

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Posted 06 August 2014 - 12:32 AM

Wheres the ghost?

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Posted 06 August 2014 - 12:47 AM

love the red circle on the second picture.....

Edited by EzyEllis, 06 August 2014 - 12:47 AM.


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Posted 06 August 2014 - 12:49 AM

That's one sorry looking Ghost.  It needs a little fog for effect...


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Posted 06 August 2014 - 04:53 AM

There is a bum with a axe on a ship i would be scared.


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Posted 06 August 2014 - 08:13 AM

He'd have gotten away with it if it hadn't been for you meddling sceptics...should have used a rubber mask of a sheet over his head.


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Posted 06 August 2014 - 08:18 AM

That has to be one of the worst "ghost" photos I have ever seen lol.  I know it's only Metro but I still can't believe someone took the time to publish that haha.


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Posted 06 August 2014 - 02:39 PM

As far as ghost pictures go its definitely clearer than most,unfortunately its a man not a ghost.


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Posted 06 August 2014 - 02:54 PM

I think John trolled Stevgoldhound.





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