The Chapochaug Tunnel Haunting

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Pages: 23-34

Author: Bret Kramer

Artists: Chris Huth

Handouts Dean Engelhardt

Setting: 1920s, Lovecraft Country

Appears in: The Arkham Gazette #0.

Summary

The investigators are drawn to investigate the secrets of the Chapochaug rail tunnel.

Links

Spoilers - Keepers Eyes Only

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Synopsis

The scenario is structured to allow the Keeper to select what motivates the investigators - suggested motivating factors include a missing young couple, a wayward Miskatonic University student, and ghostly legends. Likewise the Keeper is left to select what the precise source of the unusual reports from the tunnel are, from mundane superstitions, to a genuine haunting, or even a Mythos threat.

References

Player Handouts:

Aylesbury, a Century of Progress: The Chapochaug Tunnel; Witches, Warlocks, and Legends of Old Massachusetts: Chapochaug Hill; The Boston Spirit Clarion: A Letter from a Corespondent; Thaumaturgical Prodigies in the New-English Canaan: Chapposhogg Hill

Locations: The tunnel is between Dean's Corners and Aylesbury

Creature: A malevolent ghost (optional), A Spawn of Abhoth (optional)

Tomes and Artifacts: None

Comments

Keeper Comments

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