All the ancient castles have one thing in common, and that is the presence of a numerous spirit or ghosts who for some reason refused to leave these ancient buildings and have shown their presence to others in various ways over the years. The origin of the presence of these spirits has sometimes been love and sometimes revenge. One of the most colorful ghost buildings is Fraser Castle Scotland It is Fraser Castle that we are going to explore in this article. So stay tuned.
Fraser Castle is located in Aberdeenshire, Scotland and is one of the most conquered castles. Scotland Fraser Castle was so famous that it was surveyed by experts from the Most Haunted TV show. Fraser Castle should be considered one of the most striking examples of Scottish architecture and one of the most detailed castles in the country.
Fraser Castle Scotland is built on a land area of 2.2 square kilometers and has beautiful and charming landscapes including lawns and fields. The current castle was originally built around an old tower of 1400 to 1500 and has been gradually completed. Construction of the castle began in 1575 by order of the Scottish standard and the sixth generation of the Fraser family, Michael Fraser, and finally ended in 1636. On the north side of the building, there is a sign that is the sign of the master and the main stonemason of this mansion, John Bell.
Until 1921, Fraser Castle circulated in various branches of the Fraser family and was owned by members of this family. However, it was eventually bought by Viscount Cowdery, who gave the mansion to his son Clive Pearson. Mr. Pearson and later his second daughter also lived in the mansion until Fraser Castle was handed over to the National Trust of Scotland in 1976. The castle is famous for the soul of a princess who was apparently killed while sleeping in a room called the Green Room.
The castle is famous for the soul of a princess who was apparently killed while sleeping in a room called the Green Room. According to legend, his body was pulled down the stone steps of the castle and the trail of his clothes left a trail of blood during this movement. Despite all efforts, this bloodshed was never removed from the pavement. As a result, the owners covered all the stairs with wood flooring. Over the years, the occupants of the mansion all reported seeing the wandering spirit of a princess who was constantly moving in the corridors of the mansion, going back and forth.
The castle visitors and staff have heard the ghost piano alternately, and in addition, they hear ghost whispers in the empty corridors. Also, a group of eyewitnesses have even seen the ghost of Lady Blanche Dormond, who died in 1874. The spirit of this lady is often seen in a long black dress on the grounds around the mansion as well as on the stairs. The kitchen staff and staff have repeatedly spoken of children laughing and singing.
In the world of cinema, Fraser Castle has also been used as a location, and some scenes from the Oscar-winning and Golden Globe-winning film The Queen starring Helen Mirren have been filmed in this castle. Also, from Easter to October, the castle itself is open to the public and the surrounding lands and gardens welcome tourists and visitors all year round to see this beautiful historical jewel. In addition, enthusiasts can rent the castle for their ceremonies such as weddings or gatherings.