1946


23
YEARS

BORLEY FEVER

In 1946 Harry Price publishes

The End of Borley Rectory,

which Underwood immediately begins reading...

In 1900, four daughters of the rector

saw what they thought was the ghost of a nun

at twilight, about 40 yards from the house - what became known as the Nun’s Walk.

The rectory caught fire in 1939,

and was demolished in 1944.

“As is well known 

the fire that destroyed the Rectory was,

more or less, predicted by planchette...” 

‘My First Visit to Borley in 1947’, published in the Borley Postscript (2010)

Underwood begins making reports

of his own investigations,

some of which he sends to Price...

Ghost Watch #10 - Borley Rectory
This video illustrates an episode of 'Ghost Watch', a short series which was originally broadcast on the radio in the 1980s.