Ashton Court

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Reports of a headless horseman on the court’s grounds, other reports of poltergeist activity.

(Submitted by Chris Berglund)

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Ashton Court Estate
Long Ashton, Bristol
BS41 9JN, United Kingdom

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51.44399351748909, -2.637702414819387
North Somerset
Nearest Towns:
Long Ashton, UK (1.3 mi.)
Bedminster, UK (1.3 mi.)
Clifton, UK (1.4 mi.)
City Of Bristol, UK (1.7 mi.)
Bristol, UK (2.4 mi.)
Sea Mills, UK (2.8 mi.)
Dundry, UK (3.0 mi.)
Pill, UK (3.1 mi.)
Easton-in-gordano, UK (3.4 mi.)
Bourton, UK (3.4 mi.)


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  1. My sister is adamant that she saw a lady with auburn hair and a Victorian-style dress with a colour to compliment the hair lying in dead leaves near a path, when the family took her there as a young child.

    She thought that the woman was resting, perhaps daydreaming, until we passed her and she saw a straight cut across her throat. She didn’t mention it at the time, but she has always insisted that she doesn’t like the place and would rather not go back.

    She is not the sort of person that would usually make things like this up.

    Has anyone else ever seen this ghost?

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