Lancashire Lore

A selection of writing exploring the lore of the Lancashire landscape.


Lancashire Boggarts
Penwortham Fairy Funeral
The Black Dog of Preston
The Edge of the Dark
Spirit of the Aquifer
Lady of the Marsh
The Dragon of Marton Mere
Grey Geese and Oracles
Lancashire’s Last Wolf

Faerie Gate, Fairy Lane


Greencroft Valley
Castle Hill
Fish House Brook
The River Syke
Lost Watercourses and Resacredization
Lost Wells and Watercourses of Priest Town

The Ribble


Industrialisation and Radicalism in Preston
At the Preston Martyrs’ Memorial

The Preston Martyrs' Memorial