The Ghost of Mary, Queen of Scots Wails of Death on Christmas Eve A Christmas ghost story from the Tower of London with an omen of death for Queen Victoria.
December 22, 2016
Christmas, Death, Fairies and Elemental Spirits, Folklore, Fortean Mysteries, Ghosts, News, Prophecies, Social History, Strange Deaths, Victorian
and tagged banshee, Christmas ghost stories, Christmas ghosts, death omen, Queen of Scots Wails of Death on Christmas Eve, Queen Victoria, The Ghost of Mary, Tower of London, Victorian Christmas, Victorian Christmas ghost stories
Looking for inspiration for truly memorable holiday presents? Turn to the past for gifts they’ll never forget–like radium particles, a dismembered corpse, a hamper of poisonous snakes, and strips of human skin.
December 9, 2014
Christmas, Death, Grim and Grewsome, News, Social History, Strange Lives, Victorian, Wonders and Curiosities
and tagged Christmas gifts, coffin threats, Edwardian Christmas, gruesome Christmas presents, morbid toys, Odd Christmas gifts, shroud threats, Strange Christmas presents, Victorian Christmas, Victorian death