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Every community has them: those weird little stories of ghosts, bogymen, things that go bump in the night and just plain strange happenings and humans. Share your stories with the world through this Waymark category!
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Image for The Pailton Miser - Pailton, Warwickshireview gallery

EE26.1 km

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Weird Story LocationsThe Pailton Miser - Pailton, Warwickshire

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This is the curious case of a gentleman who had seemingly chosen to live a life of squalor, despite having the wherewithal to do otherwise. The occasion of his death in 1891 was sufficient to draw the attention of the Rugby Advertiser.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/19/2017

last visited: never

Image for The Red Church  - St Mary Jackfield  - Broseley, Shropshireview gallery

NWNW59.7 km

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Weird Story LocationsThe Red Church - St Mary Jackfield - Broseley, Shropshire

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If churches can be cursed, then maybe that is an explanation for the misfortunes which befell Jackfield's old church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/15/2019

last visited: never

Image for The Cursed Galleon - Ye Old Trip to Jerusalem - Nottingham, Nottinghamshireview gallery

NENE72.4 km

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Weird Story LocationsThe Cursed Galleon - Ye Old Trip to Jerusalem - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

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Legend has it that this nameless model of a galleon may have been presented to the Inn by a parting sailor but the motive for him having done so is unknown. Whatever it may have been, this model galleon truly is possessed of a hideous curse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/5/2018

last visited: never

Image for Strange tale of the Marden Bell - St Mary - Marden, Herefordshireview gallery

WW76.1 km

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Weird Story LocationsStrange tale of the Marden Bell - St Mary - Marden, Herefordshire

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A legend involving St Mary's church at Marden, about a Mermaid and a lost bell.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/8/2018

last visited: never

Image for A Witch story - St Michael and All Angels - Edmondthorpe, Leicestershireview gallery

NENE76.1 km

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Weird Story LocationsA Witch story - St Michael and All Angels - Edmondthorpe, Leicestershire

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Local superstition surrounds the Smith monument. The alabaster tomb of Sir Roger Smith, lord of the manor, with effigies of his two wives. Lady Ann Smith has a red stain on the wrist. She was considered to be a witch who could turn herself into a cat

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/7/2018

last visited: never

Image for Sir Rowland Alston's Soul - Odell, Bedfordshire, UKview gallery

EE76.9 km

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Weird Story LocationsSir Rowland Alston's Soul - Odell, Bedfordshire, UK

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A local legend and ghost story in the village of Odell, Bedfordshire.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/30/2008

last visited: never

Image for Devil's jumpstone - Station Road, Marston Moretaine, Bedfordshire, UKview gallery

SESE85.6 km

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Weird Story LocationsDevil's jumpstone - Station Road, Marston Moretaine, Bedfordshire, UK

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This small stone is famously called the Devil's jumpstone.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/11/2009

last visited: 10/18/2019

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NN105.3 km

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Weird Story LocationsWelbeck Tunnels

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THE ECCENTRIC DUKE AND HIS UNDERGROUND TUNNELS

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Juniper7

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 12/15/2011

last visited: 3/31/2013

Image for The Bloodied Hand, Chirk, Denbighshire, Walesview gallery

NWNW111 km

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Weird Story LocationsThe Bloodied Hand, Chirk, Denbighshire, Wales

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A blood red hand features on the coat of arms of the Myddleton family who lived at Chirk Castle for 500 years, a dark tale of what a son would do to beat his brother is believed to lay as the heart of the bloodlied hand

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ddraig Ddu

location: North Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/1/2011

last visited: never

Image for Penhow Castle - Paranormal - Wales. Great Britain.view gallery

SWSW116.4 km

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Weird Story LocationsPenhow Castle - Paranormal - Wales. Great Britain.

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Penhow Castle - the site of many ghostly manifestations, psychic, and paranormal activities, has been investigated. This investigation has been shown on British Television channels, BBC 1, BBC Wales and BBC 2

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/23/2013

last visited: 9/28/2013

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NN117.2 km

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Weird Story LocationsFenrir the wolf, Woolley Wood, Sheffield.

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Fenrir, the monstrous wolf. Panel on gateway to Woolley Wood.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wireworm

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/26/2011

last visited: 5/31/2014

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NN149.7 km

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Weird Story LocationsEllen Strange's Cairn

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Memorial Marker for Ellen Strange.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TeaMash

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 2/21/2008

last visited: 1/31/2009

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NN149.8 km

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Weird Story LocationsRobin Hoods Well

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The mark on the stone according to legend is the foot print of Robin Hood.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TeaMash

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 2/21/2008

last visited: 10/16/2015

Image for Tomb of King Arthur - Glastonbury, England, UKview gallery

SWSW154.8 km

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Weird Story LocationsTomb of King Arthur - Glastonbury, England, UK

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Glastonbury Abbey marks the site of King Arthur's Tomb.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 9/1/2008

last visited: 9/13/2016

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