Some Facts About Britain
The White Lady with a lantern, warning ships of danger on stormy nights, at St Ives, Cornwall; the spectre of Sir William Langhorne that harasses women in Charlton House, now a community centre, in London; the mermaid carvings of Zennor Church, Cornwall, reminders of how a mermaid and one Matthew Trevella became lovers; how a dewar (devil) haunts New Bridge, near Chudleigh Knighton, Devon; how the menhirs the Nine Maidens, near st Columb Major, Cornwall, were nine girls (and a fiddler) petrified for carousing on the Sabbath; the cantankerous, storm-raising ghost of the clergyman John Penneck at St Hilary, Cornwall; the spectre of Mrs Baines, killed by her own watchman, in Penzance, Cornwall; how money paid by the Devil at the Tavistock Inn in Poundgate, Devon, turned into leaves after he left; the wicked priest Dando who, on Sundays, still hunts with hounds along the Tamar River between Devon and Cornwall; and the spectre of King Arthur that haunts his ruined birthplace, Tintagel Castle, are some of the folklore, haunted places, ghosts, myths and legends of Britain.
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