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The Disappearance of 3 Lighthouse Keepers in Flannan Islands

One of the most puzzling stories in Scottish maritime history

“Flannan Island lighthouse” by Mary Gillham Archive Project is licensed under CC BY 2.0

On December 15, 1900, a ship passed through the Flannan Islands. The crew was confused by the absence of lighting from the lighthouse on the island. After checking…




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

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