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Dower House, Besford Nr. Pershore

Does the Ghost of Widow haunted Dower House?

Besford is a small rural village, located in the county of Worcestershire, England.

According to local legend one the properties, dower house, is haunted by the the ghostly widow of an previous estate holder. Several witnesses have reported seeing intensely bright phantom lights and ghostly orbs moving in and around the outside walls of the building. Whilst other witnesses have described black shadows crossing the walls and outbuildings.

Reports by several occupants over the years have claimed an odd mist shape of a woman haunts several of the rooms in the building whilst a ghostly face has being seen looking through the window at those inside, perhaps this face belongs to the ghost of the dead dowager?

Harvington Hall. Bromsgrove

Haunted by the Ghost of Mary Yates

The Ghost of Mary Yates is reported to Haunt Harvington Hall in Bromsgrove. Continue reading →

Besford Court. Pershore

Besford Court haunted by the Ghost of a Grey Lady

A ghost of a Grey lady is reported to Haunt the Grade 2 listed building in Besford. Nr Pershore

Besford is a village and civil parish in the Wychavon district of Worcestershire, England. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 147. The village is near Pershore, off the road from Upton-upon-Severn. A historic house, Besford Court (a grade II* listed building), is located in the village. Besford Court was once used as a school known as Besford Court Hospital

It has been reported by both present day residents and by pupils of the former school that a lady in grey haunts the rooms of the old building, she is often accompanied by a subtle but distinctive flowery perfume.

Dudley Castle. Dudley

Dudley castle was founded in 1071, and has a reputation as one of the regions most haunted spots.

Dudley castle was founded in 1071, and has a reputation as one of the regions most haunted spots.

Footsteps have been heard in the offices when the castle is empty. Recent investigations into paranormal events at the castle produced some interesting findings.   A group of ghost hunters witnessed a figure pacing across the parapets. Continue reading →