Lancaster Castle

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Lancaster Castle was used as a prison for accused witches and heretics before meeting their fate by execution. On the premise, the ghosts of an elderly lady, a middle-aged woman, a monk, and child running about have all been reported.

(Submitted by Chris Berglund)

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Lancaster Castle
Castle Park, Lancaster LA1 1YJ, United Kingdom

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54.0495749, -2.804896699999972
Nearest Towns:
Torrisholme, UK (1.2 mi.)
Bare, UK (1.7 mi.)
Lancaster, UK (1.7 mi.)
Halton, UK (1.9 mi.)
Heaton, UK (2.1 mi.)
Morecambe, UK (2.2 mi.)
Morecombe, UK (2.2 mi.)
Hest Bank, UK (2.4 mi.)
Scotforth, UK (2.4 mi.)
Bolton Le Sands, UK (2.5 mi.)


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  1. My family and I went here and when I was in the cell that was supposedly haunted by the “black monk” I felt something grab my shoulder. I turned around and there was nobody there.

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