As Halloween creeps closer, we’re looking at the ghostly mark left by Nottinghamshire’s dark and deadly history on some of the city and county’s longstanding landmarks.
The Galleries of Justice is reported to be one of the most haunted locations in England. The building became a court in 1375 and a prison in 1449 and has a gruesome history of torture and executions. Many people over the years have heard ghostly screams, unexplained knocks and doors slamming while touring the museums corridors and dungeons.
The ancient fortress of Newark Castle has a bloody history of war, murder, suicide and even a royal death – King John died in one of it’s rooms