Sunday, February 17, 2019
Charfield Train Disaster

The Charfield Train Disaster Children Mystery

On October 13th 1928 a mail train carrying 60 passengers was making its way from Leeds to Bristol but never reached its destination. Thick fog obscured a...
Lincoln's Assassination

The Haunted Satin Dress and Abraham Lincoln

Major Henry Rathbone was the son of a successful and wealthy Albany businessman who made his fortune from the making and selling of stoves. His fiance, Clara...

The Hinterkaifeck Murder Mystery

Hinterkaifeck, a small remote farmstead situated between the Bavarian towns of Ingolstadt and Schrobenhausen, about 45 miles north of Munich, was the scene of one of the...
Ghost ship Zebrina

The Zebrina – Ghost Ship Mystery

The Zebrina ran a fairly simple course between England and France, so when the ship was found aground south of Cherbourg in good condition but completely lacking...
The Hound of Mons

The Hound of Mons: Phantom Dog That Hunted the British Soldiers

In 1914, German troops had occupied Mons and the British, in what was their first foray into battle during World War I, valiantly marched in to try...
Tear catchers

Tear Catchers For Those In Mourning

According to legend tear bottles were prevalent in ancient Roman times, when mourners filled small glass vials or cups with tears and placed them in burial tombs...
Belvoir Castle

The Witches of Belvoir Castle

Belvoir Castle, which is located in Leicestershire, England, currently serves as home to the Duke of Rutland. The present structure, which was built after a fire devastated...
The Blocher Mausoleum

The Story Behind The Blocher Mausoleum

The story surrounding the Blocher monument is an interesting one. Forbidden to marry a servant girl he loved, son Nelson was sent to Europe on business by...

The Town That Barked: Mass Hysteria In South-Western France

Pierre de Rousteguy, Sire de Lancre, was one of, if not the most vicious and ruthless of France's witch hunting magistrates. He boasted that he was personally...

The Ghost In The Sky: Mystery of the Ghost Blimp

The airship, USS Akron, was built for the United States Navy by the Goodyear tire and rubber company, at the time it was the largest blimp ever...