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Halloween is coming and we've just released the Scottish Ghost Trail Map that includes some pretty chilling spooky Scottish stories. We host some of the most gripping and mysterious ghost tales that I've ever heard. Have a wee look below at some of the stories that are featured!
The Mackenzie Poltergeist
This ghoul looms the Black Mausoleum in Greyfriars Kirkyard. It is thought to be the spirit of Sir George Mackenzie, a man who condemned many to death in the 1600's. People asve reported being grabbed and having unexplained bruises after entering.
The Ghost Piper of Culzean Castle
A ghostly piper haunts the castle in stormy nights. As the legend goes, the piper and his dog was sent down into a nearby cave to prove that the castle wasn't haunted. As he descended, the piping suddenly stopped and he was never seen again.
The White Lady of St. Andrews Cathedral
There have been multiple sightings of a young woman who glides along the cathedral walls before vanishing into the tower. This is speculated because workmen in the 1800's found a coffin in the tower, that contained a young woman wearing white gloves. Have you ever seen her?
What's your favourite Scottish ghost story? Go and have a look at the Ghost Trail Map here