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Thornton Abbey. Lincolnshire

The gatehouse is reputed to be haunted by the spirit of the 14th Abbot of Thornton, Thomas de Gretham.

The gatehouse is reputed to be haunted by the spirit of the 14th Abbot of Thornton, Thomas de Gretham.

Rumoured to have been a practitioner of the Black Arts and witchcraft, the Abbot was bricked up alive in the Abbey’s dungeon. His sinister spectral figure roams the Abbey and grounds.

Visit Thornton Abbey