St. Buryan, Cornwall, England

St Buryan Church

The Quaker Burial Ground

There is a Quaker Burial Ground at St. Buryan that is said to be the haunt of the Wild Hunt. Another spectre reputed to linger here is that of Kenegie, whose spirit was laid to rest by a parson that sentenced him to count every blade of grass at Castle-an-Dinas.


For further information, please read Haunted Britain by Antony D. Hippisley Coxe.


Visitor Information

St Buryan (Cornish: Pluwveryan) is a civil parish and village in Cornwall, England.

The village of St Buryan is situated approximately five miles west of Penzance along the B3283 towards Land's End.

Pictured left is church of St Buryan courtesy of Mammal4. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.