Stories - Ghosts - Shadow People

Nightshift at Tarban Lunatic Asylum

Originally written by Stephen. In 1990 I was fresh out of the Army and working as a casual security guard for a large security company in Sydney Australia. At very short notice I was rostered to work five twelve-hour nightshifts guarding what I was simply told was a construction site. All I was given was an address. When I arrived at the address, just before sunset, I recognized it as being part of Gladesville Hospital, otherwise known as Gladesville Mental Hospital. This was the place the government sent the criminally insane, the ones that were too violent to let out into the community or hospitalize anywhere else. The foreman gave me a brief tour of the building explaining it was going ...
Category: Ghosts / Shadow People