Spooky Happenings at The Castle
Margam Castle's Ghosts
It is believed that one frequently encountered spirit is
thought to be Robert Scott a gamekeeper that worked at the
Castle for many years. It is thought
that Scott was murdered by a poacher and his spirit still rages
around the grounds today.
Robert Scott has often been seen purposefully ascending the
Gothic staircase leading the Castle. His
presence has come forward regularly with psychic investigators, all
of whom have insisted his spirit is consumed with rage over his
The sound of giggling children is heard frequently through the
long corridors and dramatic rooms of the family areas. There have
been reports of children in Victorian dress seen drifting in and
out of doorways and mischievously moving objects.
The large figure of the blacksmith is also a familiar vision to
many of the gamekeepers and gardening staff today who maintain the
vast castle grounds. At night the castle's security guards have
reported the noise of running footsteps and chattering voices
with no sign of anyone else in the building.
In recent years the high reports of paranormal activity have
brought psychic investigations to this wonderfully intriguing
building. Reports of cold spots and orbs in the Castle are
frighteningly abundant on paranormal activity nights. It seems
the Castle is flushed with psychic
Rocks have been thrown at those who hold seances and endeavour
to speak with the spirits. The most violent and angry spirit is
certainly Robert Scott who is said to have slammed doors and hurled
projectiles, and emit a foreboding presence.
Margam Castle is an impressive and
dramatic site with unique architectural features.
The number of paranormal stories coming from the castle on a
regular basis could make this property a contender for most haunted
house in Britain.
Ghost Hunters International visit Margam Castle
Ghost Hunters international flew in from Los Angeles,
California, earlier in the year to film an episode of their popular
TV show for the SyFy Channel.
It aired to the American audience on July 21 at 9:00pm and was
watched by over 1 MILLION viewers, certainly
putting Margam Country Park on the world
The show will be coming to UK screens in the future months, the
exact date is yet to be confirmed.