Haunted Places in downe, Bromley



  • 0

    Chislehurst Caves

    Chislehurst, Greater London

    6.2 miles from downe, UK-B8

    A strange mist will appear in many photos despite no reason. Sounds of children and dogs barking also come from within. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Oakhurst Grange School

    Caterham, Surrey

    7.1 miles from downe, UK-B8

    A private prep school for boys and girls ages 4-11 it seems unremarkable. however the building itself experienced several odd events after the late 1990's. The attic was renovated into a large art studio after years of neglect and there were several reports of students and faculty a like ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Hever Castle

    downe, Kent

    9.6 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Anne Boleyn is seen in the gardens and by the bridge crossing the River Eden. An angry spirit also lurks here banging on the walls and throwing objects around. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Hall Place, Kent

    Dartford, England

    10.2 miles from downe, UK-B8

    The White Lady of Tower was said to have seen her husband's murder and, soon after, died of grief. She is seen near the tower, sometimes looking out the window. A man known as the Black Prince also appears here; he is said to be a bad omen. Other shadows ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Caesar's Nightclub

    London, Greater London

    11.4 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Now demolished (April 2015), the nightclub was once owned by a demonologist. The ghost of a woman named Ruth was commonly reported here, accompanied by the sound of footsteps and doors opening and closing by themselves. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Dartford Library

    Dartford, Kent

    11.4 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Books are said to fall off of their shelves, employees are grabbed or have their clothing tugged, and people have the sense that someone is always watching them. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    The Queen's House, Greenwich

    London, Greater London

    11.6 miles from downe, UK-B8

    In 1966, a famous photograph captured spectres ascending the Tulip Staircase. Nothing is known about these figures, but guests have reported seeing figures in out-of-date clothing. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Greenwich Foot Tunnel

    London, Greater London

    11.9 miles from downe, UK-B8

    While the claustrophobic atmoshpere might be explained by the location of the tunnel, sometimes, people don't feel like they are alone when crossing here. A pair in Victorian clothes have been seen taking this path, disappearing as people approach. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Stockwell tube station

    London, Greater London

    13.1 miles from downe, UK-B8

    A very sociable workman is said to approach people, but disappear suddenly. He is thought to be the ghost of a man who died at this station in the 1950's. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    Blackwall Tunnel

    downe, Greater London

    13.1 miles from downe, UK-B8

    People have reported a case of a phantom hitchhiker; he asks for a ride to visit his girlfriend, but vanishes before reaching the other end. It's believed to be the spirit of a motorcyclist who died in 1960. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »

  • Haunted Hotels Around The World
    Gregory Branson-Trent

    Ghosts of the Northeast
    David J. Pitkin
  • 0

    Kennington tube station

    London, Greater London

    13.6 miles from downe, UK-B8

    The loop here is used for empty trains to reroute. Train drivers have reported an invisible guest walking through the carriages and opening doors to other compartments. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    Town of Ramsgate - The Wapping Old Stairs

    London, England

    13.8 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Beside this building are the Wapping Old Stairs; George Jeffreys, 1st Baron Jeffreys of Wem, is seen by the Thames as if he is patrolling. Low tide is said to be the most common time for something or someone to manifest. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Vauxhall station

    London, Greater London

    13.9 miles from downe, UK-B8

    A tall woman in brown clothing is seen in the tunnels. She is said to be seven feet tall. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    Elephant & Castle tube station

    London, Greater London

    14 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Footsteps and the sound of running are common. Sometimes, people are seen pacing in the carriages before vanishing. Knocks and rapping is also heard coming from empty corridors. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    Tower of London

    London, Greater London

    14.3 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Quite possibly London's most haunted spot, the activity includes the ghost of Thomas Becket (who was murdered on these grounds in 1170), Arbella Stuart (who can be found in her room), and Anne Boleyn, usually seen walking while carrying her head. Other spirits include two children supposedly murdered by ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Chapel Royal of Saint Peter Ad Vincula - The Tower of London

    London, England

    14.3 miles from downe, UK-B8

    The body of Anne Boleyn was discovered underneath the floor. She is one of the most commonly reported ghosts in the area. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    All Hallows By The Tower Church

    London, England

    14.4 miles from downe, UK-B8

    As the oldest church in London, it should be no surprise that this one has a haunted reputation. A boy's choir practicing in the 1920's were surprised to see an elderly woman stop by and watch them. The choirmaster had thought he locked the doors... and was even more surprised ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Clink Prison Museum

    London, Greater London

    14.5 miles from downe, UK-B8

    The Clink is one of the oldest prisons in London and a site for grizzly torture and interrogation methods. Most people will hear the noise of glass breaking and chains rattling, but poltergeist activity is also normal. Some shadows are reported and give a very gloomy and dreadful feeling. Submitted by ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    St Magnus-the-Martyr

    London, England

    14.6 miles from downe, UK-B8

    A monk has been seen in various locations throughout the church. A solemn feeling is also reported near the tomb of Miles Coverdale. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    King William Street Tunnel

    London, Greater London

    14.6 miles from downe, UK-B8

    This tunnel has been closed since 1900; however, a photographer in the 1980's managed to capture an apparition on camera. A ghostly fog also appears from time to time. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »

  • Ghost Dogs of the South
    Randy Russell
  • 0

    St. Botolph Without Aldgate

    London, England

    14.7 miles from downe, UK-B8

    In 1982, a photographer managed to capture a photograph of a figure dressed out-of-date in the upper sections on this church. It is considered to be one of the most famous ghost photos ever taken lending to the idea that St. Botolph's is haunted. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Aldgate tube station

    London, Greater London

    14.7 miles from downe, UK-B8

    The station was built over a plague pit supposedly containing 1,000 bodies. The ghosts here are said to be protective; one story involves an electrician who was shocked with 20,000 volts after a mistake during a normal repair. A transparent figure of an elderly woman was seen beside him and ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Mitre Square

    London, Greater London

    14.7 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Catherine Eddowes, the fourth victim of Jack the Ripper was discovered here in 1888. Some people say that as the anniversary of her death approaches (September 30th), her figure is seen nearby the spot in which she was murdered. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    Palace of Westminster

    London, Greater London

    14.7 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Officers who use the basement room to stay overnight report as if someone is putting heavy pressure on their chests. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    Westminster Bridge

    London, Greater London

    14.7 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Local lore states that on December 31st, just as the New Year bells chime, an apparition can be seen jumping from the bridge. Some claim that it is that of Jack the Ripper. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    The London Dungeon

    London, Greater London

    14.8 miles from downe, UK-B8

    This building has it's share of history; ghosts ranging from the Plague to that of World War II are reported. Usually, people have reported shadowy figures, children playing ring-a-ring-o-roses, a naked man floating, and a dark figure believed to be that of Jack the Ripper. Doors open and close, the ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Westminster Abbey

    Deans Yd, Greater London

    14.8 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Father Benedictus is the name given to a monk who is said to appear quite solid and able to hold very long and polite conversations. Another ghost is that of a soldier is said to stand by his tomb in silence. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    Wimbledon Common

    London, England

    14.8 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Jerry Abershaw, nicknamed "The Laughing Highwayman", was known to terrorize this area before his hanging. He is seen on horseback riding through the common. The spirit of an escaped convict is also said to haunt this area. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    St James's Church

    London, England

    14.8 miles from downe, UK-B8

    A mummified teenaged boy was discovered here in 1839. He is nicknamed 'Jimmy Garlick' and may be responsible for the objects that move themselves and the strange noises. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Bank and Monument stations

    London, Greater London

    14.9 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Since the 19th century, a dark and foul apparition has been seen here, nicknamed "The Black Nun". It is said that she remains here because she is awaiting the return of her brother who had long since been executed. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »

  • Haunted Battlefields of the South
    Thomas Freese Bryan Bush
  • 0

    The Bow Bells

    London, Greater London

    14.9 miles from downe, UK-B8

    A spirit is said to occupy the washroom. It flushes toilets (while in use), plays with the doors, and has manifested as fog that oozes from the ground. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Churchill War Rooms

    London, Greater London

    15 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Employees have found the hands of Churchill's wax dummy in different positions throughout the day; this catches the employees off guard because the dummy is behind glass. After closing hours, bootprints appear, doors are heard slamming shut, and the air feels colder. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    Grosvenor Hotel

    London, Greater London

    15 miles from downe, UK-B8

    A hooded monk is seen in the cellar, usually within one's peripheral vision; he is said to vanish when guests turn their heads to get a look at him. A woman named the 'Grey Lady' is also seen in the corridors; she is believed to have been a nun who ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Ministry of Defence

    London, Greater London

    15 miles from downe, UK-B8

    The Ministry of Defence was built over the site of the Whitehall Palace, dating back to the 12th century. In the Tudor Wine Cellar, patrol guards have seen a man walking through the corridors; when confronted, the man had vanished, or sometimes would walk through walls. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    Ten Bells Pub

    London, Greater London

    15 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Mary Kelly, Jack the Ripper's final victim, was last seen here before she was discovered the next day having been brutally mutilated. Kelly herself is not the ghost here, but rather, a Victorian gentlemen believed to be former owner, George Roberts. George is seen on the upper floors and would ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Truman Brewery Site

    London, Greater London

    15 miles from downe, UK-B8

    The second victim of Jack the Ripper, Anne Chapman, was discovered here. Her apparition was said to be seen standing up against the wall of the boardroom, usually accompanied by a chill. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    St Paul's Cathedral

    London, Greater London

    15 miles from downe, UK-B8

    In All Souls' Chapel, an old clergyman (apparently accompanied by a mysterious, high-pitched whistling noise) is seen. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    Liverpool Street Station

    London, Greater London

    15.1 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Back in 2000, CCTV footage caught a blur emerging and vanishing here. A man in overalls is seen here; legend has it that the tube was built over a burial site. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    St. James's Park

    London, England

    15.1 miles from downe, UK-B8

    In the 18th century, a woman was murdered and then beheaded somewhere around here, but her murdered attempted to dispose of her here. While he was caught, she has been seen ever since, always covered in blood. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Embankment tube station

    London, Greater London

    15.1 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Doors open and close for no reason. Cold spots are also felt around Pages Walk, accompanied by a very eerie and unwelcoming feeling. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »

  • World Famous Ghosts
    Gregory Branson-Trent
  • 0

    Buckingham Palace

    London, Greater London

    15.2 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Major John Gwynne was secretary to King Edward VII, but shot himself after a bitter divorce. His presence is felt in the first floor room in which he ended his life, sometimes being seen or heard. A monk is also reported here said to have died in a cell that ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Old Bailey

    London, Greater London

    15.2 miles from downe, UK-B8

    The site of many public executions, many say those executed still remain in the building, usually in the 'Dead Man's Walk' (where they were led to be hung). Other people say that plague victims are reported in this location (as thousands of them were buried nearby). (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Temple Church

    London, England

    15.2 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Judge Henry Hawkins manifests in the gardens and is said to stay visible for an extended period. Cavaliers, knights, and those who once occupied this area are also said to haunt this location, sometimes being caught on photo. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Bethnal Green Tube Station

    London, Greater London

    15.3 miles from downe, UK-B8

    On March 1st, 1943, the sound of an anti-aircraft battery went off, but was mistaken for an attack by the Luftwaffe. Many Londoners fled down this tube, but the stampede resulted in the deaths of 173 people. The screams of many are still heard, as well as crying and sobbing. Submitted ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Viaduct Tavern

    London, Greater London

    15.3 miles from downe, UK-B8

    An irate poltergeist is known its tantrums. In the cellar, it likes to knock things about and touch people. One owner had the doors slam behind him and an invisible force held the door shut from the other side. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    The George

    London, Greater London

    15.3 miles from downe, UK-B8

    Guests and workers report a cavalier of 17th century origin in the cellar. He is said to be quite harmless and usually will just stare at people. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    St James's Palace

    London, England

    15.3 miles from downe, UK-B8

    An attempted murder on Ernest Augustus, former Duke of Cumberland, failed. Joseph Sellis, the valet of the Duke, was summoned, but found dead with his throat slit. It turned out that Sellis had attempted to assassinate the Duke, but failed. Sellis is sometimes seen with blood gushing down his neck ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Aldwych Underground Station

    London, Greater London

    15.3 miles from downe, UK-B8

    It is said that the ghost of an actress walks along the tracks here. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    St Bartholomew the Great

    London, England

    15.4 miles from downe, UK-B8

    A jester named Rahere founded this church after having a vision of St. Batholomew; buried inside of here, the ghost of Rahere (who became a monk later in life) is seen by the altar and by the Lady Chapel. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    The Rising Sun

    London, Greater London

    15.4 miles from downe, UK-B8

    A perverted ghost has tried to undress women who sleep here and has been reported when people have showered. Workers have also reported the sounds of footsteps running across the empty rooms. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »


» Cemeteries near downe, UK-B8

» Find museums in downe, UK-B8