Saturday, April 29, 2017

Arundel Castle

The haunted castle of Arundel is the home of four famous ghosts in addition to a white bird, whose sighting announces imminent death.

Muncaster Castle

March 26, 2010 by  
Filed under Cumbria, England, Haunted Castles in England

Muncaster Castle near Ravenglass, Cumbria, is the home of some poltergeists and the ghost of the murdered Mary Bragg.

Pontefract Castle

Pontefract Castle is in the town of Pontefract about 15 miles from Leeds, is one of the five towns in the City of Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England. The name ‘Pontefract’ came from the Latin words ‘pons’ meaning ‘bridge’ and ‘fractus’ meaning ‘broken’. So ‘Pontefract’ means ‘broken bridge’. It is possible that the bridge in question […]

Moreton Corbet Castle

Near the village of Moreton Corbet, Shropshire, England, there are some ruins which make up what is left of the haunted Moreton Corbet Castle. Actually the ruins are from two different periods in the history of England. One was a stronghold from the medieval times and the other was a manor from the Elizabethan era. […]

Corby Castle

January 21, 2010 by  
Filed under Cumbria, England, Haunted Castles in England

The haunted Corby Castle is located in northern Cumbria, England. It is on the east bank of the River Eden, on the southern perimeter of the village of Great Corby, about six miles east of Carlisle. The Corby Castle started as just a simple red sandstone tower house. It was built by the Salkeld family […]

Berkeley Castle

In Gloucestershire, England, on the south-eastern boundary of the town of Berkeley, at the edge of the Cotswold, there is the haunted Berkeley Castle built by the Severn estuary to stand guard over the Bristol-Gloucestershire road and to protect the estuary and the Welsh border. This is Berkeley Castle (sometimes spelled “Berkley Castle”). In 1067, […]

Bamburgh Castle

Here we have the story of the haunted Bamburgh Castle for you. On the coast of Northumberland, England, there is a massive basalt outcrop which had been built and rebuilt on for centuries. The first fortification was Din Guarie. This was the royal seat of the Britannic kingdom of Bryneich. In 547, it was captured […]

Warwick Castle

January 13, 2010 by  
Filed under England, Warwickshire

Here we are going to tell you the story of the haunted Warwick Castle. Along the River Avon in south-west England, near Warwick (pronounced ‘war-ik’ with the second ‘w’ silent) in the town of Warwickshire, there is a bend with a sandstone bluff overlooking a crossing which is a perfect spot for building a fortification […]

Dacre Castle

Dacre Castle is located four miles south-east of Penrith, in the county of Cumbria in the north-west of England about half-way between Manchester and Glasgow, near the border of Scotland. The name ‘dacre’ originated from the Celtic word ‘daigr’ which means ‘tear’ (tear as in a drop of water). This is probably related to the […]

Haunted Pevensey Castle

January 9, 2010 by  
Filed under East Sussex, England, Haunted Castles in England

The haunted Pevensey Castle is on the south coast of England, about fifty miles from London. It is guarded by an outer ring of stocky walls, twelve feet thick and thirty feet high, enclosing an area of about ten acres. The ruins of this medieval castle stand in one corner of what was once a […]

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