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Battle Of Edgehill. Warwickshire

The battle of Edgehill took place on 24th October 1642, and was the first major battle of the English Civil War.

The battle of Edgehill took place on 24th October 1642, and was the first major battle of the English Civil War.

3,000 Roundhead and Royalist soldiers lost their lives on this historic ground and their spirits still appear centuries after. Continue reading →

Hitchhiker of Ragley Hall. Warwickshire

This ghost is known as the ‘Hitchhiker of Ragley Hall’. This ghost is an elderly woman who appears outside of Ragley Hall on the A435 seeking a lift.

This ghost is known as the ‘Hitchhiker of Ragley Hall’. This ghost is an elderly woman who appears outside of Ragley Hall on the A435 seeking a lift.

Drivers in the area have told stories of how they have picked up the woman and taken her to Dunnington Cross.

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