As we continue to focus on The Pearce Institute, let’s look at some wider possibilities for the activity in this general area of Govan.
Exactly what is the cause of the perceived paranormal activity, why is the location so popular, and could there be some environmental possibilities for such mysteries.
Purely hypothetical, but certainly as valid as any suggestions on all sides of the debate. So how about we question the ground it stands on, the nearby Govan stones, and the history of this particular part of Govan.
The stunning building – which sits within Govan – was commissioned by Lady Dinah Pearce in memory of her late husband Sir William Pearce MP of the Fairfield Shipyard, who died in 1888.
The building was designed by Sir Robert Rowand Anderson in the style of a large 17th century Scottish town house and constructed between 1902 and 1906.
The apparition of a ghostly woman has been witnessed walking across the foyer. Lights have been reported form within the building, as well as a tap that switches on by itself.
On Investigation sessions, we have heard tapping noises from the kitchen area within the Fairfield Room, which seems to happen very much on demand at times.
The presence of a man has been reported in the main hall on a number of occasions. On one occasion the caretaker reported hearing organ music coming from the hall, but the organ is in a decommissioned state and couldn’t be played, so where did this music come from and how is this possible?
Linlithgow Palace, situated 15 miles from Edinburgh, lies in a strategic position dominating the supply line between Stirling Castle & Edinburgh Castle.
It was one of the main residences for Scotland’s monarchs from the 15th century, however, after Scotland’s the unification with England in 1603, the palace was scarcely used and fell into disrepair, suffering extensive burning in 1746.
Queen Margaret’s Tower at the top of one of the stair towers, is said to be haunted by Mary of Guise, waiting for the return of her husband, James V.
The following Cam footage and Audio was recorded by Ryan O’Neill of Haunted Scotland during March 2016, full analysis and video creation was by Christopher Huff.
Falkland Palace in Fife, Scotland, is a royal palace of the once Scottish Royalty. Today it’s under the stewardship of the Marquis of Bute, who delegates most of his duties to the National Trust for Scotland.
Here we have a selection of photographs from the stunning Haunted Falkland Palace…