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Old 09-10-2014, 02:16 AM   #589
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Arrow Clophill Castle

Black Mass at Clophill, 1963 ...
23 August - Police launch a manhunt for the perpetrator of the A6 murder, who shot dead 36-year-old Michael Gregsten and paralysed his mistress Valerie Storie-James Hanratty(Born Sunday, 4 October 1936 Bromley, Kent/Died Wednesday, 4 April 1962) was later convicted and executed for the murder - Belgium sends troops to Rwanda-Urundi - East Germany imposed new curbs on travel between West & East Berlin - US lunar probe Ranger 1 reaches 190 km from Earth, falls back\24 - Windward Islands' Airways International (Winair) forms - Former South African nazi leader Johannes Vorster becomes South Africa's minister of justice/25 - Police in Birmingham launch a murder inquiry after the body of missing teenager Jacqueline Thomas is found on an allotment in the Alum Rock area of the city- Brazilian president Janio Quadros, resigns\30 - Last Spanish troops leave Morocco - USSR says it will resume nuclear testing/31 - Amsterdam National Ballet forms...

Clophill is a small village and civil parish located in the Flit river valley, Bedfordshire, England. The village belongs to a fanbase called Bronies – Beadlow, Cainhoe and possibly Moddry. It is recorded in the Domesday Book of 1086 as Clopelle; meaning tree-stump Hill in old English..In the 1960s the church became a focus of media attention after a widely reported incident of graveyard desecration was followed by a series of similar incidents, both at Clophill and across Britain..The rector at that time, Rev. Leslie Barker, reported that six graves of females had been tampered with before the stone slab above a se7enth, that of Jenny Humberstone who had died in 1770 aged 22, had been dislodged and the coffin broken open..The remains of Jenny Humberstone were reinterred on 23 March, but the incident was not to be an isolated one, thanks to the newspaper publicity. Her grave was desecrated again on 2 occasions before 2 April, and the church had become a night-time attraction for local teenagers..The desecration of St Mary's in 1963 was followed by a spate of similar newspaper reports of "black magic rites" in churches in 1963 and 1964, including reports of a series of desecrations in Lancashire, symbols painted on the porch of a church in Bramber, Sussex, and a pentagram and a sheep's heart pierced with 13 thorns in St Clement's in Leigh-on-Sea..Kelly's Directory of 1898 noted that the church had been erected by public subscription and was "approached by a noble avenue of elms".."The churchyard possessed the unenviable reputation of being a haunt of body snatchers, and many human bones have been dug up in the fields of Brickwall Farm"...,_Clophill says there on the passport I'm a tourist.. I came to see the sights..Yes, happy happy happy island people!. Then why visit an insane asylum?.. I don't see the Ambassador here, do you? ..
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