Small Town Secrets


Borley Essex/ West Pittson PA

Season 1, Ep. 4

It’s known in the as “The most huanted house in England”. The house is located in the tiny parish of Borley in Essex. It was located on Hall road next to the Borley Church. It was built for Reverend Henry Dawson Ellis Bull in 1862. The nearby church may date as far back as the 12th century.

WikiPedia article about Borley Rectory

In 1973 the Smurl family (Jack and Janet Smurl, and their children, Heather, Shannon, Dawn and Carin) where forced from the home in Wilkes-Barre PA after flooding from Hurricane Agnes. The made the decision to pack up and move into the other half of the split house that Jack’s parents lived in. This house sat on chase street in West Pittson Pennsylvania. For the first year of so things in the house were normal and quiet. However in 1974 after they started fixing up the property strange things would begin happening in the family’s new home.

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