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Haunted Chessmen November 25, 2011

Author: Beach Combing | in : Contemporary, Medieval, Modern
Haunted Chessmen

  Invisible writes in with the news that the Lewis Chessmen are about to go on exhibition in New York. And Beach took this as a prompt for one of his favourite archaeological stories. The unnamed Lewis farmer in the following account was one Malcolm ‘Sprot’ Macleod In 1831 a high tide on the coast […]