Description - Ghostly Northumberland by Rob Kirkup
From reports of haunted castles, hotels, battlefields, chapels and churchyards, to heart-stopping accounts of apparitions, poltergeists and related supernatural phenomena, "Ghostly Northumberland" investigates twenty of the most haunted locations in Northumberland today. Drawing on historical and contemporary sources, this selection includes a piano-playing ghost at Bamburgh Castle, the White Lady of Cresswell Tower, a mischievous poltergeist at the Schooner Hotel, as well as sightings of torturer John Sage, who continues to stalk the dungeons at Chillingham Castle - widely regarded to be one of the most haunted places in Britain. Illustrated with over fifty photographs, together with location and access details for each location, this book is sure to appeal all those interested in finding out more about the county's haunted heritage.
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(235mm x 165mm x 10mm)
Sutton Publishing Ltd
Publisher: The History Press Ltd
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Author Biography - Rob Kirkup
ROB KIRKUP is a paranormal historian with his own website: www.ghostsofthenortheast.co.uk which investigates supernatural reports from around the north of England. He carried out a ghost hunt for Alan Robson's Night Owl's radio show in 2002 and has been invited to appear as a guest on Radio Newcastle's Drive Time programme. He lives in Tyne & Wear.