Some Facts About Britain
The ghostly black Daimler seen between Garabridge and Modbury, Devon; how Drake's Drum, preserved in Buckland Abbey, is heard when England is in danger; ghostly, pipe-smoking Beefeaters in the Byward Tower of the Tower of London; the corpse-eating kergrim in the churchyard of Launceston, Cornwall; the black-clad ghost of Deadman's Cove, Cornwall; the Wish Hounds of the Wild Hunt that haunt Wistman's Wood, Dartmoor; the spectres, in Welsh costume, of Sarah Ponsonby and Lady Eleanor Butler, "the Ladies of Llangollen", seen in their home Plas Newydd in Llangollen, Wales; the cross-shaped bare earth on the grave of John Davies in the churchyard of Montgomery, Wales, fulfilling his prophecy and proving his innocence of the theft for which he was hanged; the phantom monks carrying a funeral bier, seen near Childe's Tomb on Dartmoor; and the spectre of Sir Francis Drake, driving a hearse with headless horses, at Buckland Abbey, Devon, are among the ghosts, haunted places, folklore, myths and legends of Britain.
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