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Bourne Hall Museum - Halloween Walk

Horrible Halloween Ewell - Walk On The Dark SideHorrible Ewell Walk
Thursday 27, 2pm - 3.30pm & Monday 31 Oct, 7.30pm - 9pm; Tuesday 1 Nov; 7.30pm - 9pm

Discover Ewell’s dark past and remember the tales that some would rather forget. Learn about the terrible exploding gunpowder mills and visit the graveyard of St Mary’s where the victims rest in peace. As you walk around the village discover the folk who lived locally and just won’t stay dead! Hear tales of witches and horrible murder, funerals without a body, tragic coach crashes and ghosts!

Gather your courage and tread in the footsteps of the 19th-century body snatchers, visit where they plied their grisly trade, learn why a vicar pulled down his own church! Our tour will end with a visit to Ewell’s historic jail and a chance to find out first hand what an 18th century prison was like be careful not to be left behind!

Cost per person £5. Please meet in the foyer of Bourne Hall. Places are limited, to reserve your space or for further information please contact David Brooks, Bourne Hall Museum, Spring Street, Ewell, Surrey, KT17 1UF. Tel: 020 8394 1734. Email: dbrooks@epsom-ewell.gov.uk http://www.epsomandewellhistoryexplorer.org.uk/BourneHallMuseumClub.html

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