Greyfriars Kirkyard Halloween Special

Oct 30, 2014, 11:08 PM

Welcome to episode 3 of Astonishing Legends!

This episode is about the most well documented ongoing physical haunting in the world at the legendary Greyfriars Kirkyard

Links for folks who are interested!

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The Kirkyard -

The Wikipedia entry on Greyfriars Kirkyard.

Greyfriars Bobby -

The Wikipedia page on Bobby.

The Disney Movie.

Covenanter's Prison -

On Covenanters.

A memorial to the battle.

Bloody George Mackenzie - 

The Wikipedia page on Bloody George.

Interesting Fact about Mackzenzie:

He had several male children, but every single one of them died before they could father a child. 

The Black Mausoleum -

Pictures of the source of evil. 

The Battle of Bothwell Brig -

Wikipedia page on the battle.

St. Giles Kirk -

The High Kirk of Scotland, where it all started. 

Plague Masks -

Fun visit from the Doctor?

City of the Dead Tours -


Outstanding Book if you're interested in this story -

The Ghost that Haunted Itself, by Jan-Andrew Henderson