Echovox 2014: Huntingtower Castle

Ryan investigates again at Huntingtower Castle using Echovox with some interesting results – listen out for the Ryan and O’Neill responses

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The Huntingtower Sensation!

As I stood in this area of Huntingtower Castle [photo left], I began to feel very cold. I soaked up the atmosphere, opened my mind to the possibilities and then…..I feel a sensation of icy coldness creeping up my arms, which then manifested as a pins and needles sensation.

This stayed with me for a few seconds, I then began to walk the room, asking out for any presence to walk with me.

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Ghost Voices: Huntingtower Castle #2

Location Information: http://haunted-scotland.co.uk/hunting…

A ghostly lady seen haunting the upper floors. Many visitors have witnessed this while visiting. Apparently she died whilst trying to jump from one tower to the other to see her boyfriend. No one really has any idea who this phantom could be.

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Ghost Voices: Huntingtower Castle

Location Information: http://haunted-scotland.co.uk/hunting…

A ghostly lady seen haunting the upper floors. Many visitors have witnessed this while visiting. Apparently she died whilst trying to jump from one tower to the other to see her boyfriend. No one really has any idea who this phantom could be.

It is said that her appearance warns against approaching bad luck, and can bring about improved health and fortune. Some reports say she is green others white.

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Huntingtower Castle

So Haunted Scotland takes the trip north from Fife to visit an old haunt. Huntingtower Castle sits in the fantastic scenic region of Perthshire and in good company too, with Scone Palace and Elcho castle not much more than a stone throw away.

Huntingtower was once named the “Place Of Ruthven” until around the 1600’s which would be in accordance with the noble family of Ruthvens.

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Huntingtower Castle

Haunted Scotland takes the trip north from Fife to visit an old haunt from way back in 2005/6, Huntingtower Castle. Photography from visit…..

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Huntingtower Castle

Region :Perthshire
Location : Perth
Details : Huntingtower castle has been the focus of a history of royal intrigue, which led to the original name of the castle – Ruthven, being changed form its earlier association with the Ruthven family

The Ruthven family – who were to become the earls of Gowrie – originally built the castle as an imposing square keep in the 1400’s. Later, in the 16th century, a tower house was built and the two structures joined by a central building.

Mary Queen of Scots stayed here with her husband Darnley. The castle was also involved in later royal intrigue, when The Earl of Gowrie kidnapped James the VI in 1582 and held him in the tower. He later managed to escape, and this led to the Ruthven family’s fall from grace, culminating in the castles confiscation, and changing of the castle’s name from Ruthven Castle to Huntingtower Castle around 1600
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