Haunted Scotland | Lanarkshire – Paranormal Hauntings


At Salsburgh, the native church is called Kirk O’Shotts. There are headstones from way back to 1624 within the graveyard; one of many stones is that of William Smith, the Covenanter who fought in 1666. There are studies {that a} man wearing gray garments haunts the highway that runs by the graveyard. A driver, believing that they’d hit somebody obtained out of the automotive to test on them just for it to show into mist. There are additionally studies of a Gray Girl searching the graveyard.

Dalzell Home, Motherwell, North Lanarkshire

Close to the river Clyde, in Motherwell is Dalzell Home. It was constructed within the 15th century after which prolonged throughout the 17th and 19th centuries. Three ghosts are stated hang-out the home. There’s a Inexperienced Girl, who smells strongly of fragrance, and is normally seen within the South Wing. In the course of the First World Warfare, the home was used as a hospital and a Gray Girl is believed to be a nurse from that point. She is normally seen within the north wing. The White Girl might be noticed wherever in the home. One story of the WhiteLlady is that she was a maid who turned pregnant and felt a lot anguish that she killed herself by leaping from the tower. The opposite story is that she was bricked up within the partitions of the home as punishment. Individuals strolling by the home report emotions of being watched and a few say that they’ve seen a wierd feminine determine on the home windows. (Please be aware Dalzell Home that it’s now non-public property with no guests.)

Birkwood Fort, Lesmahagow, South Lanarkshire

Constructed as a stately dwelling in 1887, then transformed to be used as a psychiatric hospital for kids in 1923, the now ruined constructing lies in an 86 acre property. Birkwood Fort has lengthy been believed to be extraordinarily haunted. . Plans had been made to renovate and convert it right into a luxurious lodge, however components of the constructing collapsed, halting the renovation plans. Some native paranormal investigators have stated that the collapse might have been all the way down to the resident spirits, because of them feeling that they had been being faraway from their dwelling. Individuals have reported seeing the ghosts of a person smoking a cigar and one other man, who was stabbed within the throat, within the fort. Lights go on and off by themselves. There are unusual smells and inexplicable footsteps have been heard. A ghost named Michael is believed to hang-out the staircase the place he died, and woman might be heard crying and singing within the rooms. The apparition of a physician, stated to have died of a coronary heart assault, has been seen on the home windows

The Applebank Inn, Larkhall, South Lanarkshire

Broomhill Home, near the Applebank Inn, was owned by Captain O’Neil. Throughout a go to to India round 1902, the Captain met Sita Phurdeen and introduced her again as his bride. Sita grew extraordinarily homesick and couldn’t settle, so the Captain banished her to an unseen space of the home. After two years, she was by no means seen once more. A big stone lintel that was a part of Broomhall home was positioned within the wall of the Applebank. On the Applebank, a determine has been seen and it’s believed to be that of the Sita. A male presence has additionally been reported. The workers have stated that the glasses transfer across the bar and prospects have stated that their glasses transfer across the tables.

Crawford, South Lanarkshire

Crawford is a small village with a inhabitants of solely round 300 folks. Many individuals consider that it is likely one of the most haunted villages in Scotland. The village is situated close to an previous Roman highway and ghostly Roman troopers have been seen marching in Principal Road. Individuals report seeing them solely from the knees up and that is presumably because of the stage of the highway being decrease in Roman instances than immediately. The Previous Submit Horn Inn dates from the 1400s and was prolonged throughout the 18th century. It’s allegedly haunted by three spirits. A younger woman was killed unintentionally on the Principal Road, and she or he has been seen within the eating room. It’s stated she strikes the tables and chairs across the room. She can be heard singing. A spirit of a coachman in a gray cloak, thought to have died in 1805, has additionally been encountered. The third spirit is that of a 5 12 months previous woman, who was thought to have been caught stealing bread and hanged.

PROJECT PARANORMAL INVESTIGATOR DAVID BARRETT