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The Bonny Moorhen

25 Front Street, Stanhope, Bishop Auckland, County Durham

It someone named after a common bird in the moorland parts of northern England. This Moorhen is built next to a graveyard. There have been reports of blood curdling screams coming from the cellar. Often a beer tap turns itself on and pours into the drip tray. The poltergeist in residence has been held responsible. Locals knew Licensees to sing when they go down to the cellar to sustain their own spirits. Although there is nothing or no one, witnesses have heard and seen the screaming sounds are accompanied by a white mist.