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October 7, 2020

The Ghosts of The Treasurer’s House, York, England

The famous Treasurer’s House is quite historic. Built in 1419- just behind York Minister, it served as home to the Minister’s Treasurer. This was an incredibly important job as the Treasurer was in charge of all churches’ finances in that locality. Aside from handling finances, the Treasurer also has the role of hosting important guests […]

September 18, 2019

The Most Haunted Places in York, England

Found in North Yorkshire, England, York has a reputation as one of the most haunted cities in the world and Europe’s most haunted city. Starting from the famous nursery rhymes such as Georgie Porgie, puddin’, and pie, to The Ghost Creeper Tour of St Mary’s church graveyard, the city has no shortage of spooky vibes. […]

September 17, 2019

The Highwayman Dick Turpin Trial and Execution

Among the most famous highwaymen in the history of Europe, is Richard Turpin. Born in the year 1705, Turpin came from the family of a butcher. He became a criminal later on in life, stealing horses, robbing people on their travels and even committing murder. In the early 1730s, Turpin had a gang of thieves […]

September 16, 2019

The Most Haunted Pubs in York, England

England stands as one of the countries with the oldest cities. One of the most ancient cities is the City of York, which happens to house some of the most ancient pubs. The city has a history of hauntings in different locations that have survived the test of time. Some researchers tend to believe that […]

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