West Drayton, Greater London, England

St Martin's Church

St Martin's Church

The Church is said to be haunted by the ghost of a huge black bird that appears both inside and outside the building. Some have suggested that it is the spirit of a murderer who was buried on consecrated ground, much against practice of the time.

St Martin's Church,

Church Road,

West Drayton,

UB7 7PT.


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


Visitor Information

West Drayton is a suburban town in the London Borough of Hillingdon, England.

It is situated just north of junction 4 of the M4 motorway (Heathrow Airport spur), which intersects with the A408 (for Stockley Business Park), north for Uxbridge.

Pictured left is St Martin's Church courtesy of Nigel Cox. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.