To see ghosts – look upwards

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!






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