Edinburgh has a reputation for being the most haunted city on the planet. With its wealth of moody Gothic architecture and grisly past, it is easy to see why. Arguably the most famous resident ghost is Major Thomas Weir, a 17th-century Presbyterian minister who fell from grace and was burned at the stake after admitting committing acts of bestiality and incest.
But while some people believe Weir was also Edinburgh’s most infamous witch and best-known Satanist, he was neither.
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