Woodhall, North Yorkshire, England

Riverside footpath, Woodhall

The Woman in Black

According to Coxe, Woodhall is haunted by a Woman in Black, with the distinction of having white gloves and carrying a walking stick. The apparition has been sighted both during the day and at night. However, no exact location is given for where she appears.




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


Visitor Information

Woodhall is a small hamlet in North Yorkshire, England.

It is situated about 2 miles from Askrigg and 3 miles northwest of Aysgarth.

Pictured left is the riverside footpath, Woodhall courtesy of Karl and Ali. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.