Weird Norfolk Podcast - Episode 12: The Lily Pit at Gorleston

Weird Norfolk feature on the Lily Pit, Beccles Road, Gorleston.Picture: Nick Butcher

Weird Norfolk feature on the Lily Pit, Beccles Road, Gorleston.Picture: Nick Butcher - Credit: Nick Butcher

Common sense dictates that we steer clear of water-filled pits whose murky depths we are unable to fathom – but once upon a time there were even more reasons to avoid the Lily Pit at Gorleston, three, to be precise.

The tales of the Lily Pit at Gorleston lead to a chat about the stone tape theory and the morals that can be found in traditional ghost stories.