Some Facts About Britain
How Dozmary Pool, Cornwall, is home to the Lady of the Lake, protecting King Arthur's sword, Excalibur; the Portuguese treasure ship sunk off Gunwalloe, Cornwall; the neighing, ghostly bear of St Blazey, Cornwall; the field at Fardel Hall, Devon, containing treasure guarded by a dark lady in silk; how the menhirs the Nine Maidens, near st Columb Major, Cornwall, were nine girls (and a fiddler) petrified for carousing on the Sabbath; the spectre of Jan Tregeagle, who must empty Dozmary Pool with only a limpet shell, on Bodmin Moor, Cornwall; the Pool of the Black Hound near Dean Combe, Devon, where a phantom dog (actually a weaver named Knowles) is doomed to empty the pond with a leaky nutshell; the spectre of King Arthur that haunts his ruined birthplace, Tintagel Castle; how baptism in the water of St Ruth's Well in Redruth, Cornwall, saves any child from being hanged in the future; and the ghost of Lady Jane Grey, seen on the battlements of the Tower of London, are some of the folklore, haunted places, ghosts, myths and legends of Britain.
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