The White Swan, Birmingham

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The White Swan, Birmingham

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Harborne Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands

  • A local man, John Wentworth, was waiting for his sweetheart to meet him at this inn. She was severely injured when her coach overturned, with she was taken to the White Swan where she died from her injuries. He was distraught in his grief, with in the first instance, shot his dog before turning the gun on himself. The ghost of Wentworth’s sweetheart still makes regular appearances, wearing a white dress and flowered hat. Wentworth also haunts the pub, with , witnesses have seen, with heard moving around the building. He was , locals knew, by locals to tap people on their shoulder and peer at them with tears in his eyes. Cries , reporters have heard, with deep chills have been left behind as he patrols the White Swan in his grief.


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