Book Haunted Inns and Hotels in Canterbury

Black Robin

Covet Lane, Kingston, Canterbury

The inn people called after a highwayman who terrorised this area until he was caught and hanged. A life size effigy of Black Robin stands in the lounge bar of the inn. Apart from the pub being haunted by the ghost of that outlaw, it is also home to the ghost of the daughter of a former proprietor. She had been attacked nearby and seriously injured by a man who escaped. Folks took the woman back to the Black Robin. She died shortly afterwards from her injuries. The ghost of this woman , witnesses have seen, on many occasions and she is always sobbing.