November 14 2011. This was the first day that I heard of the Pendle Witches, specifically Alice Nutter. Alice was charged with witchcraft in 1612 in the Lancaster Witch Trials and was later hanged. The village of Blacko was the site of where Alice was seen at Malkin Tower, also known as Stansfield Tower and Blacko Tower, with what was deemed a witch’s coven.
Now a memorial statue to Alice Nutter has been…Continue