The Power of Folklore: The ‘Ghosts’ of Berry Pomeroy Castle

Welcome to another of our Superstition Saturday in-house articles. This piece was originally written under the title Ruins and Ghosts: How a Work of Gothic Fiction Created the Most Haunted Site in Britain for Superstition Sam's undergraduate degree. Hope you enjoy it! Berry Pomeroy Castle is an early 15th century property located in Gatcombe Valley … Continue reading The Power of Folklore: The ‘Ghosts’ of Berry Pomeroy Castle

#Superstition Sat Highlights: Superstitions Related to Buildings, Castles & Other Heritage Sites

Welcome to another pick of the Highlights of our #SuperstitionSat Sessions. Yesterday (23/04/22), our theme looked at the superstitions that we tell about our historical buildings, castles and other heritage sites such as standing stones, monuments and many more! The first Highlight was an intriguing story about Edinburgh Castle, as shared by SamanthaSL. It is … Continue reading #Superstition Sat Highlights: Superstitions Related to Buildings, Castles & Other Heritage Sites