Insight: Witches Marks: Part Two

The second part of our Witches blog will be looking at buildings around the country that have identified marks.

For further reading on the subject, we would recommend Physical Evidence for Ritual Acts, Sorcery and Witchcraft in Christian Britain - found on Amazon and Abe Books.

shakespeare's birthplace

Marks found in the basement of Shakespeare's birthplace

Marks found in the basement of Shakespeare's birthplace

Tower of london

Witches mark found in the Tower of London

Witches mark found in the Tower of London

knole house

A net to catch devils found scratched by the National Trust under floorboards at Knole House, Sevenoaks

A net to catch devils found scratched by the National Trust under floorboards at Knole House, Sevenoaks

guildhall, lavenham

Daisy Wheel found above a fireplace on the first floor of the Guildhall

Daisy Wheel found above a fireplace on the first floor of the Guildhall

st mary's, houghton

Daisy wheel carved into the doorway of St. Mary’s, Houghton.

Daisy wheel carved into the doorway of St. Mary’s, Houghton.

tithe barn, bradford-on-avon

Marks found on the walls of Tithe Barn to protect crops

Marks found on the walls of Tithe Barn to protect crops

priory church, harlow

Marks found on the remains of Priory Church in Essex

Marks found on the remains of Priory Church in Essex

st john's church, cambridgeshire

Solomon's Knot found in St John's Church

Solomon's Knot found in St John's Church

all saint's church, norfolk

Daisy Wheels found in All Saint's Church

Daisy Wheels found in All Saint's Church