Welcome to the Folklore Files! In this corner of the Great Library you will find assorted articles and essays exploring the lore of the land. Here you will discover old tales and legends, assorted charms and superstitions, investigations into the world of ghosts and spectres, exploring the mysteries of Faerie, the history behind old customs and festivals, and all manner of strange beings that haunt the countryside.
Strange Tales
DYING FOR A DRINK
The Cursed Bottles of Alnwick
WHO KILLED COCK ROBIN
The Sinister Folklore Surrounding Britian's Favourite Bird
MYSTERIES OF THE MAIDEN
The Legend of the Iron Maiden
THE EDINBURGH FAIRY COFFINS
A case of faeries? Witchcraft? Bodysnatching?
ROBIN IN THE WOODS
The Robin and the Babes in the Wood
DYING FOR A SITDOWN
The Tale of the Death Chair
BABES IN THE WOODS
The Dark Secret Behind a Well-loved Tale
Faerie Folk
ON CHANGELINGS
Fairy foundlings and child snatching
FAERY FINDS EXHIBIT 1
The Luck of Edehall
FAERY FINDS EXHIBIT 2
The Fairy Flag of Dunvegan Castle
THE GHOSTLY AND THE GHASTLY
THE SCREAMING SKULL
The Haunting at Agnes Burton Hall
MONKEY BUSINESS ON THE UNION CANAL
Ghost? Goblin? British Bigfoot?
THE PICKLED PARSON OF SEDGEFIELD
Uncertainity, death and taxes
THE CAULD LAD OF HYLTON
Who or What Haunts Hylton Castle?
THE GHOSTS OF AYCLIFFE
A Series on the Various Ghostly Tales from a North-eastern Village
Special Days and Dates
MICHAELMAS
An autumnal celebration now forgotten
MARTINMAS
The Forgotten Feast
THE DEVIL'S BLACKBERRIES
Why Satan Owns the Hedgerows in Autumn
HALLOWED BY THY CHARMS
Traditional Magic for Hallowe'en Night
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