The Ballad of Lucy Sands: Real life horror on Bodmin Moor
- Credit: Emily Whitfield-Wicks
A Victorian decomposing corpse in a blue dress stalked Bodmin railway this summer with the filming of The Ballad Of Lucy Sands.
Cornwall had no shortage of film crews this summer - among them a telling the dark tale of a Victorian murder.
The film tells the real-life story of the murder of Lucy in 1881, who disappeared after venturing out to meet with her friends. Three months after her disappearance the 16-year-old's body is found beneath a pile of cobbles, sparking the most shocking of Victorian murders. Filming has been taking place throughout the summer.
Directed by Steve Baldwin, the film is set to be released next year.