Lancaster audio tour: Black Mary by James Harker

Black Mary by James Harker

Walking Tour

20 mins

About the Tour

There’s a box of human remains under Ali’s bed. A box filled with generations of guilt and responsibility. It’s time to open the box.

Cast: Julie Hesmondhalgh, Amy Lomax, David Crellin, Sandra Cole, Rachel Austin, Chris Jack
Directed by Alex Summers
Sound Design by Karen Lauke & Eloise Whitmore of Naked Productions

This is one of four original audio dramas commissioned by The Dukes to animate Lancaster's Georgian history in partnership with the Regional Heritage Centre at Lancaster University, Lancaster Museums Service and Global Link, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Tour Producer


The Dukes Lancaster

A theatre in Lancaster, Lancashire, producing a variety of professional live theatre, cinema and participatory projects.

Major Landmarks

  • Lancaster Castle

  • Lancaster Priory Church

Directions to Starting Point

Directly outside the gate to Lancaster Castle, Castle Park, LA1 1YJ

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Places to stop along the way

Lancaster Castle, Priory Steps

Best time of day

Before dark


Includes a short cobbled path and gentle steps up to Lancaster Priory


An enjoyable listen. It would have been nice to see photos of the 5 location points as I was listening remotely.

Posted by Patrick , 11 months ago
Black Mary by James Harker