Some Facts About Britain
Ghostly hammering heard in the Blue Room of Glamis Castle, Scotland; the May Day celebration of Baiting the Hobby Horse in Padstow, Cornwall; a number of ghosts at Jamaica Inn on Bodmin Moor, including a murdered sailor who sits on an outside wall; the ghost of Squire Hilliard that appears at an upstairs window, as well as other unexplained phenomena, at the Black House in Higher Brixham, Devon; the skeletal horse ridden by Old Crockern at Crockern's Tor, Dartmoor; the cross-shaped bare earth on the grave of John Davies in the churchyard of Montgomery, Wales, fulfilling his prophecy and proving his innocence of the theft for which he was hanged; the spectral monk of the Old Priory in Trevethey, Cornwall; the ghost of the pirate Tom Crocker, seen in August on Burgh Island, Devon; the phantom great Dane seen at Cheriton Cross, Devon; and the famous ghost of Dorothy Dingley, still seen in Botathan, Cornwall, in spite of a 17th Centuty attempt at exorcism, are among the ghosts, haunted places, folklore, myths and legends of Britain.
We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen Long Compton England UK hotel. Seasoned travellers will become acquainted with the famous hotels in their destinations. The Chelsea Hotel in New York, the Peninsula Hotel in Hong Kong (featuring in the Clark Gable movie Soldier of Fortune), the Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund, the Queen Mary in Long Beach, the Peace Hotel (formerly the renowned Cathay Hotel) in Shanghai, the Goldeneye Hotel (once the home of James Bond author Ian Fleming) in Jamaica's Oracabessa Bay and the Palace of the Lost City at Sun City in South Africa. are internationally renowned hotels.