Haunted Places in east grinstead, West Sussex



  • 0

    Ramada Crawley Gatwick

    Crawley, West Sussex

    7.6 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    A night watchman was murdered by drinking poisoned wine; he is responsible for playing with lights or unlocking the broom closet by itself. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Hever Castle

    east grinstead, Kent

    7.7 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Oakhurst Grange School

    Caterham, Surrey

    11.3 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Hellingly Hospital

    east grinstead, England

    20 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    Before it finally closed in the mid 1990's, Hellingly Hospital was a psychiatric center. More than 100 years later, the site is since abandoned and is a popular spot for exploration; however, some people find more than they wanted. Other than the overall eerie feeling given off, people report feeling ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Michelham Priory

    east grinstead, East Sussex

    20.1 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    It's common to catch something on film here. The Grey Lady is said to be by the moat where her child drowned. The former owner, Thomas Sackville, also has a reputation here; unfortunately, his reputation involves the torture of another ghost named Rosie (who is at the top of the ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Chislehurst Caves

    Chislehurst, Greater London

    20.3 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Bramber Castle

    east grinstead, West Sussex

    20.7 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    A former family that lived in this castle was said to have been overthrown, locked away in here, and then starved to death at the order of King John I. Ragged and skinny spirits are seen here ranging from children to adults. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Caesar's Nightclub

    London, Greater London

    22.8 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Larkfield Priory Hotel

    east grinstead, Kent

    23.4 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    A servant named Charlotte either died during a botched abortion or killed herself after she lost her baby. Either way, her ghost is still reported here. Numerous other ghosts have been picked up; this could possibly be attributed to the gallows that once stood on this property. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Wimbledon Common

    London, England

    24 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Hall Place, Kent

    Dartford, England

    24.1 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Hampton Court

    East Molesey, Greater London

    24.2 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    The ghost of Catherine Howard is reported here, sometimes heard screaming, and a woman in grey, believed to be Sybil Penn has also been seen here. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Dartford Library

    Dartford, Kent

    24.7 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Stockwell tube station

    London, Greater London

    25 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    The Queen's House, Greenwich

    London, Greater London

    25.2 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    25.5 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Pevensey Castle

    Pevensey, East Sussex

    25.6 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    A Lady in Grey is thought to be Lady Joan Pelham who died while protecting the castle from invaders. She wanders the castle as does another woman, except wearing white. Monks, Roman soldiers, and a man with a dog have also been seen. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Vauxhall station

    London, Greater London

    25.9 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Kennington tube station

    London, Greater London

    26 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Barnes Common

    London, Greater London

    26.2 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    This cemetery is overrun by foliage and has been a victim of vandalism. If you come here at night, take caution; if you don't run into a hooligan, you might encounter the spirit of a nun that hovers around. Another legend involved an imp that would attack people in the ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    The Kings Arms and Royal Hotel Godalming

    Godalming, Surrey

    26.2 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    The ghost of Peter the Great is said to kick his boots off early in the morning hours. Objects are also thrown around. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Elephant & Castle tube station

    London, Greater London

    26.4 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Blackwall Tunnel

    east grinstead, Greater London

    26.7 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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 »
  • 0

    Grosvenor Hotel

    London, Greater London

    26.8 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Town of Ramsgate - The Wapping Old Stairs

    London, England

    26.8 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Palace of Westminster

    London, Greater London

    26.9 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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 Abbey

    Deans Yd, Greater London

    26.9 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Westminster Bridge

    London, Greater London

    26.9 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Blue Bell Hill

    east grinstead, Kent

    26.9 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    According to local legend, a bride-to-be was killed along the A229. Her spirit still walks along the road and sometimes attempts to hitchhike, but vanishes. Another case involve a young girl who was hit by a car and wrapped in a blanket until help could arrive, but the girl had ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    The London Dungeon

    London, Greater London

    27 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Churchill War Rooms

    London, Greater London

    27.1 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Buckingham Palace

    London, Greater London

    27.1 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    St. James's Park

    London, England

    27.1 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Clink Prison Museum

    London, Greater London

    27.2 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Tower of London

    London, Greater London

    27.2 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Ministry of Defence

    London, Greater London

    27.2 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

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

    London, England

    27.2 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    The Grenadier

    London, Greater London

    27.2 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    The ghost of a murdered officer is said to remain here. Other people say that there's an evil energy here who throws objects around. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    All Hallows By The Tower Church

    London, England

    27.3 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    St Magnus-the-Martyr

    London, England

    27.3 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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 »

  • World Famous Ghosts
    Gregory Branson-Trent
  • 0

    St James's Palace

    London, England

    27.3 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Hyde Park Corner tube station

    London, Greater London

    27.3 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    A disembodied face has been seen here and might be the same ghost that gives people the feeling of being watched. Electrical breakers have been turned off and on by unknown forces and the temperature has suddenly dropped at times. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    King William Street Tunnel

    London, Greater London

    27.4 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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 »
  • 0

    Embankment tube station

    London, Greater London

    27.4 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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 »
  • 0

    St Nicholas Chiswick

    London, England

    27.4 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    Mary Fauconburg and Frances Rich, the daughter of Oliver Cromwell, are said to haunt this location. After Cromwell's death, his body was disinterred and beheaded publicly. The daughters are said to have bribed a guard to have his remains placed here, but his body is currently in an unmarked grave. ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    St James's Church

    London, England

    27.5 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Mitre Square

    London, Greater London

    27.6 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    St. Botolph Without Aldgate

    London, England

    27.6 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    27.6 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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

    Bank and Monument stations

    London, Greater London

    27.6 miles from east grinstead, UK-P6

    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 »


» Cemeteries near east grinstead, UK-P6

» Find museums in east grinstead, UK-P6