June (& Summer) - Paranormal Database Records

 


23 June (or Midsummer Eve), sunrise (reoccurring)

White Dog

Location: West Kennet (Wiltshire) - Long Barrow
Type: Shuck
Further Comments: Appearing to mark the start of the longest day of the year, this pale hound has been observed at sunrise. Some reports say the dog is accompanied by a ghostly druid.

 


23 June (reoccurring)

Petrified Man

Location: Enstone (Oxfordshire) - Hoar Stone
Type: Haunting Manifestation
Further Comments: The three stones standing here are said to be a man, his dog and his horse. The man, the larger stone, is said to wander down to the village stream on Midsummer Eve. The stones are also said to return to their positions if anyone tries to remove them.

 


23 June 1744 (reoccurring?)

Army Marching On

Location: Souter Fell (Cumbria) - Side of Mountain visible from Wilton Hall
Type: Environmental Manifestation
Further Comments: Over two dozen witnesses saw a mass of troops ascending the mountain on horseback, though there were no real soldiers in the area. The ghostly army had been seen twice before, always on the same date.

 


24 June (reoccurring)

Alexander Cruwys

Location: Bickleigh (Devon) - Bridge over the River Exe
Type: Haunting Manifestation
Further Comments: This shade returns once a year to the place where he murdered a man, throwing the body over the bridge into the waters below.

 


24 June (Reoccurring)

Anne Blakemore in Blue

Location: Blythburgh (Suffolk) - B1125 Blythburgh to Westleton road, crossroads known locally as Five Finger Post
Type: Haunting Manifestation
Further Comments: Murdered in 1750, the ghost of Anne Blakemore has developed a habit of running in front of cars, convincing the drivers that they have run over a living person. She is commonly seen around 24 June, the date of her death.

 


24 or 25 June, around 00.30h (Reoccurring)

Mayfly with Figures Running about Deck

Location: Oulton (Norfolk) - Oulton Broad
Type: Haunting Manifestation
Further Comments: The ghostly barge Mayfly relives its final voyage. With the captain of the boat on deck, chasing and murdering a young woman, the boat has been seen with its sails bellowing on calm nights. The captain of the boat was escorting a large sum of money and a woman down the river when he decided to steal the cargo and murder the witness. The woman and Captain killed each other in the fight, and now the boat haunts the waters.

 


June (reoccurring)

Hounds

Location: Galashiels (Borders) - Buckholm Tower
Type: Haunting Manifestation
Further Comments: Heard chasing the soul of the evil Laird of Buckholm on the anniversary of his death, these hounds are reported to normally walk the dungeon located within the tower.

 


June (reoccurring)

The Drowned

Location: Llanfaglan (Gwynedd) - Churchyard
Type: Haunting Manifestation
Further Comments: The shades of everyone whose bodies have been found along the coast near the village walk towards the church on a certain day in June, vanishing as they reach their graves.

 


June (reoccurring), clear nights of the full moon - last seen 1880s?

Drowned Lad

Location: Tidmarsh (Berkshire) - Stream near Tidmarsh Rectory
Type: Haunting Manifestation
Further Comments: The stream that ran close to this property was said to be haunted by a young boy who once drowned in its waters.

 


Late June (reoccurring)

Young Girl

Location: Rotherfield (Sussex) - The King's Arms
Type: Haunting Manifestation
Further Comments: The spirit of a young girl is reported to frequent this building - she has been felt tugging clothing, and mysterious bare feet were once seen running along a corridor.

 


Priest seen 1972, other activity said to peak in June (reoccurring)

Jenny the Dairymaid

Location: Plaxtol (Kent) - Old Soar manor house, two miles from Plaxtol
Type: Haunting Manifestation
Further Comments: Jenny committed suicide (or died by misadventure) in the chapel area after finding out she was pregnant - people now report lights that flicker around the chapel after dark. A phantom priest was reported by two people in the chapel in 1972, accompanied by a fall in temperature. Other people have reported soft footsteps in different parts of the building.

 


Varies: 20 June or 23 June and 31 December (reoccurring)

King John's Hounds

Location: Purse Caundle (Dorset) - Purse Caundle Manor
Type: Shuck
Further Comments: Twice a year, this pack of devil dogs is let loose in the neighbourhood. Sounds of ghostly plainchant have been heard coming from the manor house.

 


Varies: 24 June & 18 September (Reoccurring)

Bishop of Brundall on Barge

Location: Brundall (Norfolk) - River
Type: Legend
Further Comments: Sailing up the river, the Bishop's barge is covered with fine cloth and silk, and contains 28 rowers. He is said to bless any ill people that he sails by.

 

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