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Alexander "Sawney" Bean(e) was the legendary head of a 48-member clan in 15th- or 16th-century Scotland, reportedly executed for the mass murder and cannibalisation of over 1,000 people.

Alexander "Sawney" Bean(e) was the legendary head of a 48-member clan in 15th- or 16th-century Scotland, reportedly executed for the mass murder and cannibalisation of over 1,000 people.

Hidden Mother Tintypes: "The "Hidden Mother" is a type of 19th century photo where a child is photographed sitting in his or her mother's lap. Later, the photo is matted or framed to hide the mother, leaving just the calm child in view. To make the cropping less obvious, the mother was sometimes wrapped up in fabric. Remove the frame or matte though and you're left with a delightfully bizarre photo.

Hidden Mother Tintypes: "The "Hidden Mother" is a type of 19th century photo where a child is photographed sitting in his or her mother's lap. Later, the photo is matted or framed to hide the mother, leaving just the calm child in view. To make the cropping less obvious, the mother was sometimes wrapped up in fabric. Remove the frame or matte though and you're left with a delightfully bizarre photo.

English Historical Fiction Authors: The Legend of Sawney Bean - Real or Fiction? Nov. 17, 2011 by Regina Jeffers

English Historical Fiction Authors: The Legend of Sawney Bean - Real or Fiction? Nov. 17, 2011 by Regina Jeffers

What they found was so surreal that one thirty-year ranger described it as the strangest thing he had ever seen.  It appeared as though Charles had “melted” right into his jeans while sitting on a log.  His pants hadn’t been disturbed by animals or removed before his death.  There were socks in his jeans and there were toe bones in the socks, but these ended with a bit of broken tibia.   The rest of Charles was mysteriously absent from the site of his demise.  A thorough search of the…

What they found was so surreal that one thirty-year ranger described it as the strangest thing he had ever seen. It appeared as though Charles had “melted” right into his jeans while sitting on a log. His pants hadn’t been disturbed by animals or removed before his death. There were socks in his jeans and there were toe bones in the socks, but these ended with a bit of broken tibia. The rest of Charles was mysteriously absent from the site of his demise. A thorough search of the…

Victorian post-mortem photography

Victorian post-mortem photography

Memento Mori: taking a photo of a deceased man being held up by a posing stand. The "posing stand" was to keep the subjects fixed and in position because of the time it took to take the photographs.

Canewdon Church BWN

Canewdon: the village where witchfinders feared to tread…

Canewdon Church BWN

The 50 Most Amazing Incidents Caught on Dashcam

The 50 Most Amazing Incidents Caught on Dashcam

Funny pictures about Ghost Car Appears Out Of Nowhere. Oh, and cool pics about Ghost Car Appears Out Of Nowhere. Also, Ghost Car Appears Out Of Nowhere photos.

Incredible dental work found on a 4,000-year-old mummy. The two centre teeth are donor teeth.

Incredible dental work found on a 4,000-year-old mummy. The two centre teeth are donor teeth.

Navajo Code Talkers in WWII. Pinned by indus® in honor of the indigenous people of North America who have influenced our indigenous medicine and spirituality by virtue of their being a member of a tribe from the Western Region through the Plains including the beginning of time until tomorrow.

Navajo Code Talkers in WWII

Navajo Code Talkers in WWII. Pinned by indus® in honor of the indigenous people of North America who have influenced our indigenous medicine and spirituality by virtue of their being a member of a tribe from the Western Region through the Plains including the beginning of time until tomorrow.

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