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Our haunted county: Berkeley Castle

Edward II was murdered at Berkeley Castle


Berkeley Castle was the scene of a gruesome royal murder.

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Dating from 1117, Berkeley was the scene of the infamous murder of Edward II - reputedly in truly gruesome fashion with a red-hot poker.

Berkeley Castle
Berkeley has a gruesome history

The dead king has not been seen but the ancient castle corridors are said to harbour several troubled spirits.

Visitor information: April to end September, Wed-Sat 11am-4pm, Sunday 2pm-5pm.
Tel:
01453 810332.
Website: www.berkeley-castle.com

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