A Haunting Experience – Maghera

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A Haunting Experience – Maghera

February 24, 2017 @ 8:00 pm

£45.00

A Haunting Experience

24 February 2017
8pm to 2am £45
Call or text Kate on 07708 911 972 or Fiona 07973 491180

Formerly known as ‘The Inn of Maghera’ Walsh’s Hotel has a long and chequered history.

It is traditionally believed that Jack O’Neill, of Ballygawley, Co. Tyrone built the first hostelry … This was made possible through him finding a crock of silver on a hill outside Maghera and it was from this discovery the hill got its name ‘Silver Hill’.

In the stirring days of 1798, a romantic incident occurred at the Inn. One day, a pretty maid, daughter of the proprietor, Jack O’Neill, was watching the approach of a troop of cavalry from an upstairs window overlooking the Main Street, when she was espied by a handsome Captain Lamont, riding beside his Colonel at the head of the Yeows. In a flash, he announced to his superior officer, “That girl is going to be my wife,” which words proved prophetic.

Steeped in a Irish lore this cosy warm and hauntingly inviting hotel hides a dark secret for things do go bump in the night … Spectres have been seen roaming the old part of the Inn … and tales of icy cold winds have been felt when no source nor draft can be detected …

Join Supernatural Activities on the 24th Feb to find out … who or what is Haunting this Hotel

Call Kate on 07708 911 972 to book on this Supernatural Activity

Details

Date:
February 24, 2017
Time:
8:00 pm
Cost:
£45.00
Event Category:

Organiser

Fiona Stewart Williams
Phone:
07973491180

Venue

Walsh’s Hotel
53 Main Street
Maghera, BT46 5BN United Kingdom
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