Samlesbury Hall

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The ghost of Dorothy Southworth, nicknamed The White Lady, roams this location and is said to slap visitors on the back of the head. Many photographs have also captured disembodied faces.

(Submitted by Chris Berglund)

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Geographic Information

Preston New Road
Samlesbury, Preston
Lancashire PR5 0UP
United Kingdom

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53.76942140268681, -2.5703337147583625
Nearest Towns:
Balderstone, UK (1.0 mi.)
Mellor, UK (1.5 mi.)
Samlesbury, UK (1.9 mi.)
Ribchester, UK (2.6 mi.)
Cherry Tree, UK (3.3 mi.)
Grimsargh, UK (3.3 mi.)
Wilpshire, UK (3.7 mi.)
Hoghton, UK (3.7 mi.)
Blackburn, UK (3.8 mi.)
Feniscowles, UK (3.9 mi.)


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