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The White Lady
The White Lady of Newstead Abbey
The White Lady, a former resident, can now be seen wandering through her beloved gardens.
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A rook
The rooks of Newstead
The rooks of Newstead were believed to be the souls of the 'Black Monks' as they were seen to observe the Sabbath.
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The Goblin Friar
The Goblin Friar of Newstead Abbey
The "Goblin Friar" was said to appear to the head of the Byron family before any unhappy event.
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The Rose Lady
The Rose Lady of Newstead Abbey
A strong Victorian scent of roses and lavender lingers in the air at the bottom of a staircase in the Abbey.
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The Black Friar pointing the way
The Black Friar of Newstead Abbey
A black robed friar says nothing but points a lost doctor the way to a pregnant lady about to give birth.
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Little Sir John
Sir John, The Roller and other yarns
A dead Sir John sits in front of the fire, the mystery of the moving roller, billowing smoke and more...
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Nottinghamshire's friendly ghost
Your Ghost Stories
Tell us your tales, either those from personal experience or those handed down from generation to generation.
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