Uncover Tyneham: Dorset’s ghost village
Ever heard of the mysterious ghost village hidden on the Jurassic Coast? The village of Tyneham is set in a quiet spot between beautiful Kimmeridge Bay to the east and famed Lulworth Bay to the west.
Apparently, an idyllic place, this village has a church, grand house and many homes that now sit in ruins, creating an unearthly atmosphere. With collapsed roofs and walls, and grass that has taken over much of the old streets, it’s not difficult to imagine ghosts from centuries past roaming the decrepit buildings.
On Christmas Eve 1943, the villagers up and left, seemingly overnight. Read on to find out what really happened here…