Mancot, Flintshire, Wales

A view of Mancot

Ash Farm

In 1935, the old manor house of Mancot – known as Ash Farm – was the scene of a ghost sighting. The apparition was described as an “Insubstantial figure of a girl”, and is said to be that of Rebecca Cratchley who died of a broken heart in the early 18th century.


For further information, please read Haunted Wales: A Guide to Welsh Ghostlore by Richard Holland.


Visitor Information

Mancot is a village in southeast Flintshire, Wales.

It is located approximately 1 mile from Queensferry and 6 miles from Chester.

Pictured is a view of Mancot courtesy of David Medcalf. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.