November 2, 2023 3.00 pm

Eerie echoes: Man’s photo unveils tragic tale of Barton’s ghostly child

A photograph reveals more than expected this Halloween

On an evening stroll through Barton-Upon-Humber, Jeff Donaldson aimed to capture the quaint beauty of Providence House in a photograph. But as the shutter clicked, he inadvertently peeled back the layers of time, revealing a haunting tale that has whispered through the town’s alleyways for over a century.

Jeff travelled up from Bristol to visit his parents in Barton-Upon-Humber in September this year and went for a long walk around town one evening.

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