Some Facts About Britain
The phantom monks carrying a funeral bier, seen near Childe's Tomb on Dartmoor; the ghost of Squire Hilliard that appears at an upstairs window, as well as other unexplained phenomena, at the Black House in Higher Brixham, Devon; how Merlin's magic enabled Uther Pendragon to seduce Igerne, and sire Arthur, in Tintagel Castle; the corpse-eating kergrim in the churchyard of Launceston, Cornwall; the ghostly black dog, a portent of death, seen at Okehampton Castle, Devon; the ghostly drummer of Culzean Castle, Scotland; the ghost of the pirate Tom Crocker, seen in August on Burgh Island, Devon; the ghostly old woman, in a red headscarf, haunting Kitty Steps, by a pool in Lydford Gorge, Dartmoor; the spectre of George II, sometimes asking "Where are they?" in a German accent, seen at the windows of Kensington Palace, London; and ghostly hammering heard in the Blue Room of Glamis Castle, Scotland, are among the ghosts, haunted places, folklore, myths and legends of Britain.
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