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A Witch In Wiltshire

Here’s a story from Felix Farley’s Bristol Journal of arch 1773 showing how easy it was even in the late 18th century, to be accused of witchcraft, and the importance of the often much condened local magistrates. “A few days ago, at the village of Seend, in Wiltshire, a Report prevailed that a Woman who … Continue reading