Proctor's Ledge Memorial, Salem

4.5
#8 of 15 in Historic Sites in Salem
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  • The memorial is about a 15-20 min walk from the heart of Salem. Enjoyed the walk as you walk partly through the historic district and the houses are beautiful! There are plaques on some with the date ...  more »
  • This was a very nice memorial in the actual location. I walked up the hill behind just to reflect on what happened and it seemed very peaceful. I thought this was worth the walk off the beaten path to...  more »
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  • A quick climb to see the ridge (as per newest research) rumored to be the infamous location of the witches hangings.
  • It was very easy to find. Proctor's Ledge is supposedly the area where the hangings of the Salem witch trials took place. Each victim has a stone with their name engraved except for Giles Corey, in which he was pressed to death at another location. It's located in the middle of a neighborhood.

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