Tag: Pendle Witches

The Pendle Witches were a group of women who were executed in Lancashire, England, in 1612 after being found guitly of being witches.

Jennet Preston, The Pendle Witch of Yorkshire

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Jennet Preston was the one Pendle Witch who was tried and executed alone in York for her alleged witchcraft crimes. BARRY McCANN describes how it happened.

Pardon the Pendle Witches: Sign The Petition

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Pendle Hill Witches
Spooky Isles supports a campaign to Pardon the Pendle Witches...

Shadows of Pendle: Barry McCann author INTERVIEW

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Barry McCann, editor of Spooky Isles’ new anthology, Shadow of Pendle, talks Pendle Witches with CHRISTINE MILLER

Was a mummied cat buried in secret Pendle Hill witches’ cottage?

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Witch Cottage Pendle Hill
BARRY McCann looks at 'Lancashire's Tutankhamen's Tomb' - a supposed witches' cottage near Pendle Hill that had been buried for unknown reasons...

Jennet Device: Whatever happened to the Pendle Witch child?

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Pendle Witch child Jennet Device
BARRY McCANN investigates what became of the Pendle Witch child, Jennet Device, following her explosive testimony...

Pendle Witches Guide: Where in the Hill to find them

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Pendle Hill Witches Guide Sign
BARRY McCann charts a Pendle Witches Guide of Pendle Hill

Jennet Device, the child witch who killed the Pendle Witches

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Ireland has witnessed many disturbing and nasty witch trials over its history
JON KANEKO-JAMES tell us the Pendle Witch executions were the result of the testimony of a little girl

Pendle Hill Special Most Haunted Live Halloween 2004 REVIEW

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Pendle Hill Special Most Haunted Live
BARRY McCANN looks back on Pendle Hill Special Most Haunted Live Halloween 2004

How the Samlesbury Witches escaped the hangman’s noose

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BARRY McCANN tells us about The Samlesbury Witches from Lancashire, who unlike their Pendle counterparts, survived

Who were the Pendle Witches?

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L.H. DAVIES looks back at the story of the Pendle Witches of Lancashire, who were executed in 1612...

The Lancashire Witches

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Lancashire Witches
ELLIOT DAVIES delves into the world of The Lancashire Witches from a secondhand book he bought at an Oxfam

Mr Fox’s “Mendle”, a song inspired by Pendle Witch Trials

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DOM COOPER looks Mr Fox's "Mendle" - a track inspired by the Pendle Witch Trials of 1612

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