Tagged: history

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John Priest, The Human Shipwreck

If you were walking up the gangplank of a ship in the early half of the 20th century and saw Arthur John Priest at the top, you’d be well advised to turn around and...

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Shocking Secret of the Scottish Cannibals!

From deep fried Mars Bars to neeps and tatties, square sausages to the ubiquitous haggis, the Scottish do have very distinct culinary traditions. But these sound positively scrumptious compared to the horrors of the...

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The Horrifying London Necropolis Railway

At the time it was the largest and wealthiest city in the world, but London in the 1800’s was dirty, overcrowded and disease ridden. Millions lived in squalor and poverty, open sewers and cesspools...