Haunted Places in laindon, Essex



  • 0

    Coalhouse Fort

    East Tilbury, Essex

    7 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    The history of this location dates back to ancient times; some of those who oversaw this building are very well said to remain. In the tunnels, many report shadows, full-bodied apparitions, and mist showing up in photographs. Some people have been grabbed or had objects thrown at them. In the ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    The Kelvedon Hatch Nuclear Bunker

    Kelvedon Hatch, Essex

    10.5 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    The apparitions here include former bunker and RAF personnel, a tall elderly woman, and a dark force in the sick bay. Some people say that the bunker was built by an ancient burial site from the Bronze Age and another story involves a worker who was buried alive in concrete. ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Brookside Theatre

    Romford, Greater London

    10.7 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    The theatre itself was only opened in 2012, but the building has existed since the 1950's. Security footage of poltergeist activity has brought to light the possibility that this place is haunted. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Palace Theatre, Westcliff-on-Sea

    Southend-on-Sea, England

    11.2 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    The former manager, George, hung himself after he found out he was in dire straits financially. He is reported here as is the smell of tobacco and the feeling of someone your shoulder. A woman in white has also been seen. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    White Horse

    Chelmsford, England

    11.9 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    A bell ringer was supposedly murdered on the stairwell of this pub. Sometimes people will hear his screaming from the area of where he died. Other people say that the man who murdered him, a farmer, is also seen here. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Dartford Library

    Dartford, Kent

    12.6 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    Books are said to fall off of their shelves, employees are grabbed or have their clothing tugged, and people have the sense that someone is always watching them. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Rochester Castle

    Rochester, England

    12.6 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    Lady Blanche de Warenne was killed during a siege in 1264. An arrow intended to kill her husband bounced off his breastplate and struck her instead; she then fell from the keep. Some say that they see the fall repeating itself, others hear disembodied footsteps within the castle. (Submitted by Chris ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Chatham Historic Dockyard

    Chatham, Medway

    12.7 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    A teenaged girl is commonly seen in the windows staring at the sea, believed to be waiting for her lover to return. The spirits of a woman and an angry man are possibly responsible for doors slamming and the feeling of being watched. A female supervisor who died here in ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Fort Amherst

    Chatham, Medway

    13.1 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    It's very common to capture heavy fog in photographs. People have seen shadows, full-bodied apparitions, and heard strange voices. People who walk through the tunnel will sometimes wind up with a child's handprint on them. A ghost soldier is also seen, but usually more often to the regulars here. (Submitted by ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Becontree tube station

    Dagenham, Greater London

    13.3 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    Workers here feel as if they are being followed around or watched. One worker reported seeing a blonde woman in a white dress; however, she had no face, but rather a blank area instead. This might be related to an accident that claimed 10 lives in 1958. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »

  • Haunted Cemeteries Across The USA
    Gregory Branson-Trent
  • 0

    The Anchor

    Canewdon, Essex

    13.8 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    Objects are reported to fly around and the scent of perfume is picked up. The activity is thought to be caused by a ghost named Sarah who was murdered after being caught in a marital affair. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Hall Place, Kent

    Dartford, England

    14.4 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    The White Lady of Tower was said to have seen her husband's murder and, soon after, died of grief. She is seen near the tower, sometimes looking out the window. A man known as the Black Prince also appears here; he is said to be a bad omen. Other shadows ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Blue Bell Hill

    laindon, Kent

    16.5 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    According to local legend, a bride-to-be was killed along the A229. Her spirit still walks along the road and sometimes attempts to hitchhike, but vanishes. Another case involve a young girl who was hit by a car and wrapped in a blanket until help could arrive, but the girl had ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Larkfield Priory Hotel

    laindon, Kent

    18.5 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    A servant named Charlotte either died during a botched abortion or killed herself after she lost her baby. Either way, her ghost is still reported here. Numerous other ghosts have been picked up; this could possibly be attributed to the gallows that once stood on this property. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Blackwall Tunnel

    laindon, Greater London

    19.3 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    People have reported a case of a phantom hitchhiker; he asks for a ride to visit his girlfriend, but vanishes before reaching the other end. It's believed to be the spirit of a motorcyclist who died in 1960. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Chislehurst Caves

    Chislehurst, Greater London

    19.6 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    A strange mist will appear in many photos despite no reason. Sounds of children and dogs barking also come from within. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    The Bow Bells

    London, Greater London

    19.6 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    A spirit is said to occupy the washroom. It flushes toilets (while in use), plays with the doors, and has manifested as fog that oozes from the ground. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    The Queen's House, Greenwich

    London, Greater London

    19.7 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    In 1966, a famous photograph captured spectres ascending the Tulip Staircase. Nothing is known about these figures, but guests have reported seeing figures in out-of-date clothing. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Greenwich Foot Tunnel

    London, Greater London

    19.9 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    While the claustrophobic atmoshpere might be explained by the location of the tunnel, sometimes, people don't feel like they are alone when crossing here. A pair in Victorian clothes have been seen taking this path, disappearing as people approach. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Sutton House

    London, Greater London

    20.8 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    A woman (thought to be wife of John Machell the younger) has been seen here in a white (or sometimes) blue dress. Guests have been awakened from their slumber in the Exhibition Room by a woman standing beside them. Dogs are heard barking despite no animals being inside of here, ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Bethnal Green Tube Station

    London, Greater London

    21.2 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    On March 1st, 1943, the sound of an anti-aircraft battery went off, but was mistaken for an attack by the Luftwaffe. Many Londoners fled down this tube, but the stampede resulted in the deaths of 173 people. The screams of many are still heard, as well as crying and sobbing. Submitted ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Town of Ramsgate - The Wapping Old Stairs

    London, England

    21.7 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    Beside this building are the Wapping Old Stairs; George Jeffreys, 1st Baron Jeffreys of Wem, is seen by the Thames as if he is patrolling. Low tide is said to be the most common time for something or someone to manifest. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Bruce Castle

    London, Greater London

    22 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    A lady who supposedly committed suicide is said to remain here. People said that they have seen her apparition or heard her screams. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Truman Brewery Site

    London, Greater London

    22 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    The second victim of Jack the Ripper, Anne Chapman, was discovered here. Her apparition was said to be seen standing up against the wall of the boardroom, usually accompanied by a chill. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    Ten Bells Pub

    London, Greater London

    22.1 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    Mary Kelly, Jack the Ripper's final victim, was last seen here before she was discovered the next day having been brutally mutilated. Kelly herself is not the ghost here, but rather, a Victorian gentlemen believed to be former owner, George Roberts. George is seen on the upper floors and would ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Aldgate tube station

    London, Greater London

    22.2 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    The station was built over a plague pit supposedly containing 1,000 bodies. The ghosts here are said to be protective; one story involves an electrician who was shocked with 20,000 volts after a mistake during a normal repair. A transparent figure of an elderly woman was seen beside him and ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    St. Botolph Without Aldgate

    London, England

    22.2 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    In 1982, a photographer managed to capture a photograph of a figure dressed out-of-date in the upper sections on this church. It is considered to be one of the most famous ghost photos ever taken lending to the idea that St. Botolph's is haunted. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Tower of London

    London, Greater London

    22.3 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    Quite possibly London's most haunted spot, the activity includes the ghost of Thomas Becket (who was murdered on these grounds in 1170), Arbella Stuart (who can be found in her room), and Anne Boleyn, usually seen walking while carrying her head. Other spirits include two children supposedly murdered by ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Mitre Square

    London, Greater London

    22.3 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    Catherine Eddowes, the fourth victim of Jack the Ripper was discovered here in 1888. Some people say that as the anniversary of her death approaches (September 30th), her figure is seen nearby the spot in which she was murdered. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    Chapel Royal of Saint Peter Ad Vincula - The Tower of London

    London, England

    22.3 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    The body of Anne Boleyn was discovered underneath the floor. She is one of the most commonly reported ghosts in the area. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Liverpool Street Station

    London, Greater London

    22.4 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    Back in 2000, CCTV footage caught a blur emerging and vanishing here. A man in overalls is seen here; legend has it that the tube was built over a burial site. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    All Hallows By The Tower Church

    London, England

    22.4 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    As the oldest church in London, it should be no surprise that this one has a haunted reputation. A boy's choir practicing in the 1920's were surprised to see an elderly woman stop by and watch them. The choirmaster had thought he locked the doors... and was even more surprised ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    St Magnus-the-Martyr

    London, England

    22.7 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    A monk has been seen in various locations throughout the church. A solemn feeling is also reported near the tomb of Miles Coverdale. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    King William Street Tunnel

    London, Greater London

    22.7 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    This tunnel has been closed since 1900; however, a photographer in the 1980's managed to capture an apparition on camera. A ghostly fog also appears from time to time. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    Bank and Monument stations

    London, Greater London

    22.8 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    Since the 19th century, a dark and foul apparition has been seen here, nicknamed "The Black Nun". It is said that she remains here because she is awaiting the return of her brother who had long since been executed. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    Gloucester Drive

    London, Greater London

    22.8 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    Children can be heard running up and down the street at unusual hours, despite the road being empty. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Clink Prison Museum

    London, Greater London

    22.9 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    The Clink is one of the oldest prisons in London and a site for grizzly torture and interrogation methods. Most people will hear the noise of glass breaking and chains rattling, but poltergeist activity is also normal. Some shadows are reported and give a very gloomy and dreadful feeling. Submitted by ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    St James's Church

    London, England

    23 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    A mummified teenaged boy was discovered here in 1839. He is nicknamed 'Jimmy Garlick' and may be responsible for the objects that move themselves and the strange noises. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    St Bartholomew the Great

    London, England

    23.1 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    A jester named Rahere founded this church after having a vision of St. Batholomew; buried inside of here, the ghost of Rahere (who became a monk later in life) is seen by the altar and by the Lady Chapel. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    The Rising Sun

    London, Greater London

    23.1 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    A perverted ghost has tried to undress women who sleep here and has been reported when people have showered. Workers have also reported the sounds of footsteps running across the empty rooms. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    St Paul's Cathedral

    London, Greater London

    23.2 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    In All Souls' Chapel, an old clergyman (apparently accompanied by a mysterious, high-pitched whistling noise) is seen. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    Viaduct Tavern

    London, Greater London

    23.3 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    An irate poltergeist is known its tantrums. In the cellar, it likes to knock things about and touch people. One owner had the doors slam behind him and an invisible force held the door shut from the other side. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Old Bailey

    London, Greater London

    23.3 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    The site of many public executions, many say those executed still remain in the building, usually in the 'Dead Man's Walk' (where they were led to be hung). Other people say that plague victims are reported in this location (as thousands of them were buried nearby). (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Farringdon station

    London, Greater London

    23.3 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    The ghost of an orphan named Anne Naylor was supposedly murdered and disposed of around here somewhere in the 18th or 19th century. Many passer-bys report the sound of her shriek and have since given her the nickname of "the Screaming Spectre of Farringdon". Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    Clerkenwell House

    London, Greater London

    23.4 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    Once a prison, the site was closed and demolished in the 1890's, however the underground tunnels still exist. A child is known to be heard crying far in the distance, believed to be lost in the darkness. Shadows wander ahead and behind of people, and one grim spirit is said ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Elephant & Castle tube station

    London, Greater London

    23.5 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    Footsteps and the sound of running are common. Sometimes, people are seen pacing in the carriages before vanishing. Knocks and rapping is also heard coming from empty corridors. Submitted by Chris Berglund


    Read more »
  • 0

    Leeds Castle

    Broomfield, England

    23.5 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    The ghost of a black dog is seen here, being associated as a bad omen for the family who lived here. The Duchess of Gloucester, who was once imprisoned here, and a woman with long, flowing hair have also been seen here. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Tollington Park

    London, England

    23.5 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    The sounds of a former murder from the beginning of the 20th century have been heard here. Generally, it's described as the sound of someone being chased, then choking to death. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Layer Marney Tower

    Layer Marney, Essex

    23.6 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    Former owner, Lord Marney is said to be displeased with how his home has turned out to be so he chooses to remain here to haunt it; he is seen going up and down the spiral staircase or by his former bedroom. A Victorian woman in grey clothing is seen ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    8 Ferrestone Road

    London, Greater London

    23.6 miles from laindon, UK-E4

    This old terrace house is reportedly haunted by a violent poltergeist, who forced a family to leave after throwing objects around and making mysterious banging noises. It has been dubbed the 'Hornsey Coal Ghost' and is believed to be one of those buried in the garden which was a former ...


    Read more »


» Cemeteries near laindon, UK-E4

» Find museums in laindon, UK-E4