5 Spooky Stories from Ancient England

Who doesn’t enjoy ghost stories? While some people just dismiss them as mere stories while some people are chilled to the spine. But at certain point of time, we have all been spooked by ghost stories. And god bless you if they happen to be from England! So, take a look at these 5 spooky stories from ancient England that will send chills down your spine.

#1. Bisham Abbey, South England

The 16th century home of Dame Elizabeth Hoby has seen its former owner appear several times after her death. It is said that the Dame beat her son to death thinking of him as lazy and a dimwit. However, he supposedly had a brain disease which led to his death caused by the beatings. Her ghost makes occasional appearances in a glaring white dress and dark skin. It just wanders around try to wash the bloodstains from her hands in a ghastly basin.

#2. Lake District

Lake District

Who would have thought that the beautiful Lake District that inspired poets such as Wordsworth would be hiding something paranormal? People have reported hearing strange calls that echo across the water at the old ferry station. It is supposed to be a lost soul waiting for a ferry that never came. But what’s worse is that this apparition has lured boatmen to their death several times. Furthermore, people who walk on the far shore after sunset have sometimes found themselves being followed by this mysterious figure.

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