You are hereEngland / Lancashire / Hornby Gazetteer

Hornby Gazetteer


Javascript is required to view this map.

Hornby Gazetteer

Hornby Castle

The Grade I listed Hornby Castle is a private residence and is not open to the public, though the castle gardens are opened up a few times a year for special events. Read More »

Hornby Park Mistress and Margaret Brackin

John Harland and T. T. Wilkinson give the following account of a haunting tradition in Lancashire Folk-lore (1867). 'The following story is told and believed by some persons in Hornby. The Park Mistress may be supposed to be the ghost of Lady Harrington, who committed murder three hundred years ago. Margaret Brackin was born in 1745, and died in 1795. Read More »

St Margaret's Church, Hornby

The Grade I listed St Margaret's Church in Hornby was founded by Sir Edward Stanley, Lord Mounteagle, in 1514, the tower of which still stands. (An earlier church had been on the site dating from around 1338). Read More »

Hornby Business Directory



Share/Save

Ancient Site
Cryptozoology
Featured Site
Festival
Folklore
Haunting
Legend
Occult
Other Mystery
UFO

Navigation

Recent comments

Featured Site