Burton Ghost walks.what do they have to do with PEAKY BLINDERS and the HOLY GRAIL
Sir Oswald Mosley home Rolleston hall was in Rolleston on dove only down the road from Burton .He spent a lot of his time in his childhood there.Mixing a lot with the well to do in Burton .The connection with the Mosley family is so strong there is a street named after them.
Burton on Trent is 34 miles north of Birmingham. The canal Network shown on the Peaky blinders is still here. There is a junction connecting the canals in all directions.Ideal place to transport goods especially illegal ones.
BURTON THE HAUNTED WALK
The haunted walk is the nickname given to Burton ghost walk because of the visitations of spirits.
On Halloween night on the walk an off duty policewoman fainted in Burton jail. Stating she had seen a ghost of a woman in white stand in front of her.The description was Alice Goodridge aka the Stapenhill witch.She was tortured in this area around four hundred years before.In what in modern times would of been the police.Was she trying to make a point.
A ghost of a little girl has been seen numerous times while on the walk.Always in the old Abbey buildings or by the river bank.It is said she drowned in the river and has not passed over and she is looking for her now dead grandfather.Who was supposed to be looking after her and fell asleep and let her drown.
Burton has surprising connections with history.Including of course the Holy Grail.Also connections with American presidents.The last matyr to be burnt alive in England .
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