Ghostly goings-on at 30, East Drive, Pontefract - Is this the infamous Black Monk?

A paranormal investigator captured a photograph of what he believes could be the infamous Black Monk of 30, East Drive, Pontefract.

Thursday, 11th November 2021, 11:45 am
Ghost hunter Baz captured this image of what he think is the Black Monk of 30, East Drive Pontefract

Baz Woodhouse of Doncaster-based BW-Investigations took the photo when he was staying at the house with fellow ghost hunters

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TV show Most Haunted voted it most haunted house in Britain and it is said to be possessed by the spirit of a monk from a nearby Cluniac monastery.

He first appeared in the late-1960s and terrorised the Pritchard family until they moved out and the house remained empty for many years before being turned into an unlikely tourist attraction.