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Arbroath Abbey

Arbroath Abbey, in located in the town of Arbroath, and was founded in 1178 by King William the Lion for the Tironensian Benedictine monks from Kelso Abbey. It was said to be a dedication to the deceased Saint Thomas Becket, whom the king had met at the English court. King William was buried before the …

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The Osnaburg Bar

The Osnaburg Bar has a history of floating shadows and unexplained sounds. Under my direction, as the the founding member of Scottish Paranormal, the team travelled north to find out, what was happening in the Osnaburg Bar. Whistles, bumps, thuds and unexplained noises were evident but no conclusion was reached on the source.

The Tay Bridge Disaster

At approximately 7:15 p.m, on the stormy night of the 28th December 1879, the central navigation spans of the Tay bridge collapsed into the Firth of Tay at Dundee, taking with them a train, 6 carriages and 75 souls to their fate. At the time, a gale estimated at Beaufort force 10/11 was blowing down …

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RRS Discovery

RRS Discovery was the last traditional wooden three-masted ship to be built in Britain. Designed for Antarctic research, she was launched as a Royal Research Ship (RRS) in 1901. Her first mission was the British National Antarctic Expedition, carrying Robert Falcon Scott and Ernest Shackleton on their first, successful journey to the Antarctic, known as …

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HMS Frigate Unicorn

HMS Unicorn and her near-sister ship, HMS Trincomalee, are surviving sailing frigates of the successful Leda class. Listed as part of the National Historic Fleet, Core Collection, The Frigate Unicorn is now a museum ship in Dundee, Scotland. HMS Unicorn was built in peacetime at Chatham Dockyard, Kent and launched in 1824. Her lack of …

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The Osnaburg Bar

The Osnaburg Bar has a history of floating shadows and unexplained sounds. As highlighted in a feature by retired journalist Laurie Rogers, these have been attributed to the spirit of a chimney sweep who died in the flat above. And the spirits did not let down the members of Scottish Paranormal who monitored the bar …

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