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Friday, 4 May 2012

News Clipping: The Ghost of Farmer Baker's Horse and Cart

Ghost of Thomas Baker
It was a damp, foggy night in November 1865 when a seven-year-girl and her parents heard the faint sounds of something approaching them as they walked along Murderers' Lane at Melbury Bubb.

"We heard the breathing of a horse, and then we saw it coming round the bend, pulling a cart," the girl recalled more than 80 years later. "The lantern lights were dim at first but presently we heard creaking wheels, the lights were brighter and the horse's breathing heavier. It was all so real and natural."

Read more: Source - Western Gazette Friday, May 04, 2012

Source: www.darkdorset.co.uk/murder_of_thomas_baker

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