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"Pain Inflicted, Suffering Endured, Injustice Done" .....

The Witches Memorial lies at Maxwellton Cross, at the junction of Maxwellton Street & George... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2016
Robert S
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Paisley, United Kingdom
Paisley Witches Memorial, Interesting history 'Pain Inflicted Suffering Endured Injustice Done'

A brass plaque in the road at a busy junction. It is a story of witchcraft, a dying woman's curse... read more

Reviewed March 14, 2016
Whatbob
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Apr 12, 2017
“Easily missed”
Apr 12, 2017
“dont get run over!”
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Welcome to our Paisley Ghost Tour. …the tour is a walking tour around Paisley’s Old Town featuring the town’s most creepy locations with the scariest stories. “Wee Mary Kirkwood” By day Paisley is a bustling town– but at night the old buildings take...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed April 12, 2017

This is an important place in Paisley's history. The legend is that it was moved and when that happened the fortunes of Paisley declined .... this could be true. Anyway it is in the middle of a very busy road junction and so easy to...More

Date of experience: March 2017
3  Thank 2scots
Reviewed April 12, 2017

so this is in teh middle of a busy intersection. the story behind it however is amazing. just dont get run over trying to snap a picture!

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank Haggischick007
Reviewed July 25, 2016

History has always hooked me especially,paisleys past.very sad that people were murdered because they thought the were witches and dabbled in which craft . interesting all the same.

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed April 1, 2016

The Witches Memorial lies at Maxwellton Cross, at the junction of Maxwellton Street & George Street. It's Infamous locally as the place where the remains of "7 Executed Witches" were disposed of & is just yards away from "Gallow Green" where the hangings & burnings...More

Date of experience: April 2016
5  Thank Robert S
Reviewed March 14, 2016

A brass plaque in the road at a busy junction. It is a story of witchcraft, a dying woman's curse, industrial espionage, and the rise and fall of Paisley's fortunes. A memorial to seven people who were found guilty of witchcraft at the end of...More

Date of experience: March 2016
7  Thank Whatbob
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