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Mystic Britain: Nuckelavee — Devil of the Sea

“Nuckelavee Was a Monster of Unmixed Malignity, Never Willingly Resting From Doing Evil to Mankind.”

Once described as the nastiest demon in Scottish folklore, the Nuckelavee is a horse demon shrouded in the mists of Orkney legend. Blamed for everything from blighted livestock to drought and epidemics, the creature is…




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