From heart-stopping accounts of apparitions, manifestations and related supernatural phenomena to first-hand encounters with ghouls and spirits, this collection contains new and well-known spooky stories from around St. Ives. Featuring tales spanning from the seventeenth century right up to the present day, this exhaustive A - Z guide reveals the dark side of this popular tourist town. St Ives has long been associated with a strong haunted heritage and reputation. Incredibly the local authorities still employed a professional ghost-layer right up until about 150 years ago, long after most other local towns had dispensed with the services of such dubious characters! Anyone interested in the supernatural history of this area will be fascinated in this phenominal gathering of ghostly goings on.