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Dairymaid

Location: Tyneham - Oak tree near Baltington Farm - known as the Coffin Tree

Type: Haunting Manifestation

Date / Time: Unknown

Further Comments: A dairymaid who committed suicide is said to be buried under an oak tree that has a coffin carved in the bark. Her wistful spirit walks the area.

Source: www.paranormaldatabase.com


Ghost of a Maiden

The carved coffin on an old oak tree, known locally as the 'Coffin Tree.' Marks the grave of Jane Gilbert, a young dairymaid who committed suicide by hanging herself in the cowsheds of Baltington Farm. Her ghost is said to still haunt the area at Maiden's Grave Gate.

Source: www.darkdorset.co.uk

Baltington Farmhouse c. 1943

Baltington Farm and Pond c. 1943

Baltington Farm

Postcard courtesy of Dave Sansom

Baltington Farm

Image courtesy of Google Earth

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