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Mystic Britain: Barghest and Black Shuck

With Glowing Red Eyes, Death Awaits All Those Who Spot Britain’s Demon Dogs

Found in folklore throughout the British Isles, a black dog, usually demonic, is variously considered a ghost, a hellhound or even a shapeshifter. Sighting one of these apparitions is believed to be a deadly portent, with the death of the witness or a relative said to…




A publication about unsolved mysteries from the deep ocean to space and from antiquity to present day.

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Michael East

Michael East

Freelance writer. Writing on true crime, mysteries, politics, history, popular culture, and more. |

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