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‘Scotland Sightings’

1598: Elf in Trei-Gruinard, Scotland

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: 1598 Sighting Time: Day/Night: Location: Trei-Gruinard, Scotland Urban or Rural: – Entity Type: a little man called Du-Sith (Black Elf) Entity Description: He killed the opponent with an arrow considered an Elf-bolt Hynek Classification: CE-III (Close Encounter III) Close observation with animate beings associated with the object. Duration: No. of Object(s):  1 Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Color of Object(s): Number of Witnesses: Source: ASSAP, quoting Gardner Summary/Description: Before the battle at Trei-Gruinard, a little man called Du-Sith (Black Elf) was hired, who was generally believed to be one of the Good Folk. He killed the opponent with an arrow considered an Elf-bolt Related articles Russian Food Suppliers Have Begun Halting Shipments… Read More

1648: Edinburgh, Scotland Close Encounter

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: 1648 Sighting Time: Day/Night: Location: Edinburgh, Scotland Urban or Rural: – No. of Entity(‘s): Entity Type: Entity Description: Hynek Classification: CE-IV (Close Encounter IV) Abduction of the witness or other direct contact Duration: No. of Object(s):  Height & Speed: Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Color of Object(s): Number of Witnesses: Source: Charles McKay, Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds (1841). Summary/Description: In the spring of 1670, Captain of the Town Guard and highly respected preacher Major Thomas Weir (ca. 1596-1670) and his sister Jane Weir confessed to a series of terrible offenses. Thomas’ confession began with a detailed summary of his sex crimes which was horrible enough in… Read More

1744: Marching AIR troops marching over Scotland

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: June 23 1744 Sighting Time: Day/Night: dusk Location: Knott, Scotland Urban or Rural: – Entity Type: troops of aerial soldiers Entity Description: Hynek Classification: Duration: two hours No. of Object(s):  troops Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Color of Object(s): Number of Witnesses: 26 Source: T Peter Park, The Anomalist # 10 Summary/Description: Some 26 witnesses saw troops of aerial soldiers marching for two hours on and over a mountain in Scotland. Disappearing at dusk. Related articles Dynasty of Death What Can We Really Know About The External World? ISIS’ Bloody Footprints Lead From NATO Territory Smithsonian Admits to Destruction of Thousands of Giant Human Skeletons in Early 1900′s Cop Admits ‘Political… Read More

1746: Human Headed Dragon over Culloden, Scotland

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: 1746 Sighting Time: Day/Night: Location: Culloden Scotland Urban or Rural: – Entity Type: winged creature with a human head and red glowing eyes Entity Description: hovered on black leathery wings Hynek Classification: CE-III (Close Encounter III) Close observation with animate beings associated with the object. Duration: No. of Object(s):  1 Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Color of Object(s): Number of Witnesses: Source: Karl P. N. Shuker, Fate # 534, Sept 1994 Summary/Description: Just before the disastrous battle of Culloden a horrifying winged creature with a human head and red glowing eyes, hovered on black leathery wings over a detachment of terrified soldiers emitting spine-chilling shrieks. Related articles The Horrors of Public Education… Read More

1748: 3 Spheres over Culloden, Scotland

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: August 5 1748 Sighting Time: 1400 Day/Night: Location: Near Culloden, Scotland Urban or Rural: – Entity Type: twelve tall men wearing bright clean attire were seen crossing the valley. Entity Description: Hynek Classification: Duration: No. of Object(s):  three Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): globes Color of Object(s): Number of Witnesses: Several Source: John Prebble, “Culloden” Summary/Description: Several locals saw three globes of light in the sky over the area, which at first they took to be weather galls but increased in brilliance. Soon after twelve tall men wearing bright clean attire were seen crossing the valley. Related articles Mankind’s Cradle of Civilisation Found in Java? White Buffalo Calf Woman 1996:… Read More

1800: Abduction in Colonsay Island, Inner Hebrides, Scotland

THINK ABOUTIT ABDUCTION REPORT Date: 1800 Sighting Time: Day/Night: daytime Location: Colonsay Island, Inner Hebrides, Scotland Urban or Rural: – Entity Type: six handsome little men Entity Description: dressed in green from head to toe, except, that is for a red feather in their caps Hynek Classification: Duration: No. of Object(s):  six Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Color of Object(s): Number of Witnesses: Source: Virginia Martin August 12 2002 Summary/Description: A local woman named Rhona was sitting in her garden knitting when she heard a rustling of the leaves. Thinking of her sweetheart she pretended not to have heard. Then came a tiny laugh and a tinkling sound from her rose arbor.Looking up she spied six… Read More

1809: Mermaid Sighting near Sandside, Caithness, Scotland

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: January 12 1809 Sighting Time: Day/Night: morning Location: Sandside, Caithness, Scotland Urban or Rural: – Entity Type: face of a young woman “round and plump and of a bright pink hue Entity Description: When they were able to observe more of the top part of its body, they could see that it had well-formed human breasts. From time to time it lifted a long, thin white arm above the waves to toss back its long green hair. Hynek Classification: Duration: No. of Object(s):  1 Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Color of Object(s): Number of Witnesses: Two Source: Jerome Clark, Unexplained! Summary/Description: Two women standing on a beach in a remote… Read More

1811: Creature Spotted near Corphine, Kintyre, Scotland

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: October 13 1811 Sighting Time: Day/Night: Location: Corphine, Kintyre, Scotland Urban or Rural: – Entity Type: bizarre creature Entity Description: “The upper half of it was white, and of the shape of a human body; the other half towards the tail, of a brindled or reddish gray color, apparently cover with scales; but the extremity of the tail itself was of a greenish red shining color.” The head was covered with long hair and at times it would put it back the hair on both sides of its head, it would also spread its tail like a fan and while so extended the tail continued in tremulous motion and when drawn again it remained… Read More

1814: Mermaid off the West coast of Scotland

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: Summer 1814 Sighting Time: Day/Night: afternoon Location: West coast of Scotland Urban or Rural: – Entity Type: a creature half human and half fish Entity Description: upper part was exactly like a woman, the skin appeared very white, and a good deal of color in the cheeks, and very long darkish looking hair; the arms were well proportioned above, but tapered very much towards the hands, which were no longer than a child’s. The tail was like an immense large cuddy fish in color and shape. Hynek Classification: Duration: two hours No. of Object(s):  1 Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Color of Object(s): Number of Witnesses: Source: Jerome Clark, Unexplained!… Read More

1814: Portgordon, Scotland Mermaid Sighting

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: April 20, 1814 Sighting Time: 1600 Day/Night: Location: Portgordon, Scotland Urban or Rural: – Entity Type: creature Entity Description: half its body above the water, a creature of a tawny color, appearing like a man sitting, with his body half bent. – as swarthy, his hair short and curled, of a color between a green and a gray, he had small eyes, a flat nose, his mouth was large, and his arms of extraordinary length. Above the waist, he was shaped like a man, but as the water was clear the men could perceive that form the waist downwards, his body tapered considerably or, as they expressed it, “like a large fish without scales.”… Read More

1830: Mermaid near Benbecula, Outer Hebrides, Scotland

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: 1830 Sighting Time: Day/Night: morning Location: Benbecula, Outer Hebrides, Scotland Urban or Rural: – Entity Type: animal “in the form of a woman in miniature” Entity Description: The upper part of the creature was about the size of a well-fed child of three or four years of age, with abnormally developed breasts.” The hair was long, dark, and glossy, while the skin was white, soft, and tender. The lower part of the body was like a salmon, but without scales. It was reportedly buried near the sea. Hynek Classification: Duration: No. of Object(s):  1 Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Color of Object(s): Number of Witnesses: group Source: Mike Dash, Borderlands Summary/Description:… Read More

1833: Mermaid off of Isle of Yell, Scotland

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: July 1833 Sighting Time: Day/Night: Location: Off the Isle of Yell, Scotland Urban or Rural: – Entity Type: mermaid Entity Description: A few stiff bristles were on top of the head, extending down to the shoulder, and these she could erect and depress at pleasure, something like a crest. She had neither gill nor fins and there were no scales on her body. Hynek Classification: Duration: three hours No. of Object(s):  1 Size of Object(s): three feet lon Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Color of Object(s): Number of Witnesses: Six Source: The Historical Mermaid Summary/Description: Six fishermen reported that their fishing line had become entangled with a mermaid. They said they had kept… Read More

1979: The Dechmont Woods Encounter

THINK ABOUTIT ABDUCTION/ENCOUNTER REPORT Date: November 9, 1979 Sighting Time: 10:30 PM Day/Night: Evening Location: Livingston, Scotland Urban or Rural: Rural Hynek Classification: CE3 Duration: No. of Object(s):  Multiple Height & Speed: Size of Object(s): twenty feet (six meters) in diameter Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Round Color of Object(s): dark grey Number of Witnesses: Single Source: APRO, July 1980 Summary/Description: Robert Taylor, a forester from West Lothian, Scotland, encountered a strange object and equally strange smaller objects or “entities”. The rounded larger object, 20 feet in diameter, hovered above the ground. Then, two small objects, which were round but had appendages, “rushed” toward him. These objects each attached itself to one (each) of his trouser legs and tugged him towards the larger… Read More