No – I don’t mean the type of ghost that floats about wearing a white sheet and moaning but, just possibly, the ghost of your ancestor’s place of work or business.
Most of our towns and cities have “ghost signs” – traces of old business signs – remaining on the upper stories of their buildings.
Here are just a few from a trip to Bath yesterday:
in Milsom Street:
In Broad Street:
Argyle Street and Pulteney Bridge:
and finally, just outside Bath Spa station:
and on the opposite corner this building:
boasts two ghosts:
Have fun ghost hunting but don’t forget to watch where you’re going as well!