Ghostly Goings On…..

John Beavis was a former keeper of the New Crown Inn who lived here with his wife Mary Anne and their two sons and daughters.

spooky-moonOPTUnfortunately John died on 7th November 1897, and Mary Anne took over the running of the inn and stables that were on site when the The New Crown was a coaching inn. John is buried in Locksbrook Cemetery but is he the ghost that has been sighted several times at the inn? There is also a child ghost with blonde curls that has been spotted several times but we have no idea who he is…….

A little more history on The New Crown Inn…