Some Facts About Britain
The skeletal horse ridden by Old Crockern at Crockern's Tor, Dartmoor; the cross-shaped bare earth on the grave of John Davies in the churchyard of Montgomery, Wales, fulfilling his prophecy and proving his innocence of the theft for which he was hanged; the three spectres of Trinity Church on Micklegate, York; the ghost of a Crusader, Ranulph, in the moat of Blanchminster Castle, Cornwall; how Merlin's magic enabled Uther Pendragon to seduce Igerne, and sire Arthur, in Tintagel Castle; strange phenomena in the National Railway Museum, York, including a haunted sleeping car; the spectre of George II, sometimes asking "Where are they?" in a German accent, seen at the windows of Kensington Palace, London; how Drake's Drum, preserved in Buckland Abbey, is heard when England is in danger; Joan o' the Wad (Joan the Wad), a female piskey (Cornish pixie), sometimes helpful and sometimes mischievious, around Polperro in Cornwall; and the Wish Hounds of the Wild Hunt that haunt Wistman's Wood, Dartmoor, are among the ghosts, haunted places, folklore, myths and legends of Britain.
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