Scarborough Castle

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The beheaded ghost of Piers Gaveston is reported here. He is said to lunge at visitors and has a very malicious behavior.

(Submitted by Chris Berglund)

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Geographic Information

Castle Rd
Scarborough YO11 1HY
United Kingdom

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54.28766238148496, -0.38769435886933934
North Yorkshire
Nearest Towns:
Scarborough, UK (1.1 mi.)
Scalby, UK (1.9 mi.)
Burniston, UK (2.7 mi.)
Cloughton, UK (3.7 mi.)
Cayton, UK (3.8 mi.)
Seamer, UK (4.2 mi.)
Hackness, UK (4.5 mi.)
Gristhorpe, UK (5.4 mi.)
Ayton, UK (5.4 mi.)
Muston, UK (5.7 mi.)


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