Culross is a small village in Fife east of Kincardine on
Forth, and west of Dunfermline. In some senses Culross can be said to be
the village that time forgot, with many of the properties dating from
the 17th and 18th centuries. These have been restored, and the narrow
cobbled roads and the historical buildings such as the Palace
and the Abbey provide a splendid
setting for visitors and villagers alike.
Black Magic was practised in the 17th century, and it's
rumoured that in certain quarters some magic ceremonies still take
There are also tales of ghosts and hauntings. The Mad
Monk is said to haunt St Mungo's Chapel, and several other property
owners boast or berate their own spirits.