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Paranormal activity at Gloucester Folk Museum?

By The Citizen  |  Posted: June 08, 2013

  • SPOOKY? Kayleigh Johnson on the lookout in one of the cellars of the old buildings.

  • EXPLORING: Dean Miles, Janet Miles, Sasha Keen, Hayley Smith, Helen Carter, Ian Knapman and Maggie Gould.

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PARANORMAL investigators have been digging around in a city centre museum looking for things that go bump in the night.

A crack team of investigators from the Gloucestershire Paranormal Society visited the museum overnight on Thursday and had exclusive access to every nook and cranny.

Museum curator Sarah Orton said: "They had access to all parts of the museum, including the cellar, all the parts the public don't get to see.

"I don't know if they found anything but they seemed very pleased afterwards.

"We hired the museum out to them and they had a good look around."

She added: "It is a Tudor building that creaks quite a lot and it can be a bit spooky if you're there on your own.

"But I haven't known any staff members to have seen any ghosts!"

There have been many reports of paranormal activity at Gloucester Folk Museum in the past.

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  • moremiles  |  June 08 2013, 7:58PM

    Crazy much ....?

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  • spiritwatcher  |  June 08 2013, 12:58PM

    disreguard that link its down, its this one : http://tinyurl.com/q27bq4k

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  • spiritwatcher  |  June 08 2013, 12:53PM

    Any one wishing to join the Gloucestershire Paranormal Society for future trips etc the link is https://http://tinyurl.com/p5rmfx2 we are planing a few more trips around gloucester , so every one welcome

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  • shreksmum  |  June 08 2013, 12:34PM

    Kerry just look for gloucester paranormal society on facebook and click to join , there are trips to go on like oxford castle, drakelow tunnels we are off to the ancient ram inn on thursday, lovely bunch of people aswell.

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  • KerryLewis  |  June 08 2013, 12:19PM

    I'd love to join the paranormal team! I love anything to do with ghosts, I've had a few experiences myself, but I think it'd be amazing to actually go on the hunt!

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  • shreksmum  |  June 08 2013, 11:43AM

    An amazing night with the gloucester paranormal society I'm surprised staff haven't seen anything we caught lots of things orbs, figures both human like and animal. Many thanks to the folk museum and GPS. Maybe you would like to experience things we have done on a tour, gloucestershire paranormal society are on fb come join...... If u dare :)

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  • spiritwatcher  |  June 08 2013, 11:20AM

    A brilliant night out with the G.P.S Team , quite a few experiances and loads of good pictures .. a big thank you to the folk and its team for staying on with us ...

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  • ghiabelinda  |  June 08 2013, 11:01AM

    my mum worked there years ago and if she was still with us, could tell a story or two about it

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