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The Murder of Francis Rattenbury

Ep. 84

In this Halloween episode, we cover the murder of Francis Rattenbury.


Francis Rattenbury is easily one of British Columbia’s most famous architects but his story has a tragic ending. 


Francis arrived in Canada to much fanfare but left under a cloud of scandal. Years later he was murdered as she sat in his favourite drinking chair. 


Many people believe that his Ghost became restless and returned to the buildings he designed. 


So if you find yourself in Victoria British Columbia pay close attention to the BC Parliament building, you may see a thin man with a mustache in a black cloak and cane out for a spooky night stroll. 


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