Dudley Castle was built in 1071 by the Normans, originally built as a wooden castle and then by the 13th Century the Castle was rebuilt from stone.
Dudley Castle has history steeped to the brim with the castle being occupied by Queen Elizabeth in 1575 and even being considered as a prison for Mary Queen of Scots.
The Castle continued to be lived in by the Earl’s of Dudley until 1750 but a terrible fire which continued for 3 days destroyed the castle and the castle sadly became a ruin as it still remains to the present day.
On Halloween 2002 Dudley Castle was the location of the first ever Most Haunted ‘Live’ show which was aired on our TV screens with the famous Derek Acorah as the Guest Medium.
There are said to be a plethora of resident ghosts haunting the castle the scariest being the ominous black monk who has been seen in various parts of the castle by visitors and staff alike on numerous occasions. Another ghost said to haunt the castle is the grey lady who is said to wander aimlessly throughout the castle and its grounds.
The Castle’s Undercroft harbors’ a wealth of paranormal phenomena where people pick up intense emotions and terrifying feelings as if they have been pushed and prodded whilst standing in the atmospheric conditions of the Undercroft.
Poltergeist Activity happens on a frequent basis at this eerie location along with strange noises being heard, ghostly figures and shadows being witnessed. Visitors to the castle have experienced sensations that they have been touched in the darkness by icy cold fingers.
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