The Keep is the oldest building still in existence today and little has changed in over 900 years. It is one of the few remaining intact Norman Keeps in Great Britain.
This castle has a rich and varied history. It has been held by the Kings of Scotland and England.
Parts of the castle are over 900 years old and there are definitely spirits that walk the floors at night. Lady Anne Clifford was very interested in the spirit world and is said to still be in residence, her husband John deep Clifford has also been encountered.
(Submitted by Lisa Tedstill – UK Ghost Nights)
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- Appleby Castle and Keep
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