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When I was a young girl, my bedroom window overlooked this sacred hill. Just like the Skellings, the Blaskets and the hills of Éireann, I always felt its pull …
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The Forest of Bowland, also known as the Bowland Fells, is an area of barren gritstone fells, deep valleys and peat moorland,

The Forest of Bowland, AKA the Bowland Fells, is an area of Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty known for its association with the Pendle witches

The Forest of Bowland, Lancashire, England

The Forest of Bowland, Lancashire, England-----(being the setting of BB's delightful children's books 'The Forest of Boland Light Railway' and 'The Wizard of Boland.

England's most famous witch trial took place in Lancashire in 1612.  Ten of the so-called Pendle Witches were hanged at Lancaster Castle after being deemed guilty of witchcraft. Their ghosts reputedly haunt the village of Newchurch which is where one of the witches is said to be buried.

England's most famous witch trial took place in Lancashire in Ten of the so-called Pendle Witches were hanged at Lancaster,but weren't hung at the castle

Lancashire Witches get the kids interested in Lancashires history and tales

Historical essays the witch craze in england The century was the height of witch craze in. In England, the decline of witch hunts in sixteenth.

Pendle Hill in Lancashire was the scene of Britain's most famous witch trial - and many believe that witches still haunt the hill (© Nigel Flory - Flickr - Getty Images)

pendle hill, lancashire---England---famous place for witches and witch trials in 1612

Pendle Witch Tree TheWitch Trials - Pendle Witch Trials (England, 1612 - 1634) The Pendle Witch Trials, part of the more extensiveLancashire Witch Trials, are among the most famous witch trials in Englishhistory, as well as some of the best recorded of the 17th Century. Unusuallyfor England at that time,the trial proceedings were officially published by the clerk to the court,Thomas Potts, in his “The Wonderfull Discoverie of Witches in the Countie of Lancaster”. The original twelve accused…

Pendle Witch Tree TheWitch Trials - Pendle Witch Trials (England, 1612 - 1634) The Pendle Witch Trials, part of the more extensiveLancashire Witch Trials, are among the most famous witch trials in Englishhistory, as well as some of the best recorded of the 17th Century. Unusuallyfor England at that time,the trial proceedings were officially published by the clerk to the court,Thomas Potts, in his “The Wonderfull Discoverie of Witches in the Countie of Lancaster”. The original twelve accused…

Heys Lane, Summer - Pendle Hill, Lancashire. Keith Melling I have this on my wall, Keith, in Essex. Purchased in a Clitheroe gallery to remind me lovely Pendle Hill. Beautiful

Keith Melling I have this on my wall, Keith, in Essex. Purchased in a Clitheroe gallery to remind me lovely Pendle Hill.

Pendle Hill Clitheroe  Lancashire Life Magazine

Pendle Hill Clitheroe Lancashire Life Magazine Taken from Clitheroe Castle

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