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England's most famous witch trial took place in Lancashire in 1612. Ten of the so-called Pendle Witches were hanged at Lancaster Castle after being deemed guilty of witchcraft. Their ghosts reputedly haunt the village of Newchurch which is where one of the witches is said to be buried.

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Famous Witches in History

Learn about some of the most famous witches in ancient history into modern times.

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My undergraduate dissertation was on the Pendle Witches - studying 17C witchcraft has become a passion of mine.

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