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Tollund Man, an Iron Age bog body from Denmark - photoshopped as a werewolf. Tollund Man had remains of ergot, a poison, in his stomach - in German, ergot is known as "tooth of the wolf".

THE BOG PEOPLE by P. V. Glob: Part detective story, part horror movie, and all true, this archaeology book matter of factly describes the discovery in peat bogs around Europe the sunken bodies of men and woman dating back as far as the Iron Age. Preserved by the chemicals of the bogs,  many appear to have been ritually sacrificed; one, a medieval tax collector in full period clothing, appears to have been murdered. Wonderful fun.

THE BOG PEOPLE by P. V. Glob: Part detective story, part horror movie, and all true, this archaeology book matter of factly describes the discovery in peat bogs around Europe the sunken bodies of men and woman dating back as far as the Iron Age. Preserved by the chemicals of the bogs, many appear to have been ritually sacrificed; one, a medieval tax collector in full period clothing, appears to have been murdered. Wonderful fun.

Bog Bodies of the Iron Age- More than a thousand preserved bodies and skeletons have emerged from the peat bogs of Northwest Europe, and scientists now have the tools to study the remains in such detail that they can, in a sense, resurrect ancient people.

Bog Bodies of the Iron Age- More than a thousand preserved bodies and skeletons have emerged from the peat bogs of Northwest Europe, and scientists now have the tools to study the remains in such detail that they can, in a sense, resurrect ancient people.

Clonycavan man bog body. He was recovered from a bog in Co. Meath and only his upper torso and head survived. The remains were radiocarbon dated to between 392 BC and 201 BC and, unusually, his hair was spiked with pine resin (a very early form of hair gel). He had been disembowelled and struck three times across the head with axe and once across the body.

He was recovered from a bog in Co. Meath, Ireland and only his upper torso and head survived. The remains were radiocarbon dated to between 392 BC and 201 BC and, unusually,.

It's a warriors' tomb, but we now know it says more about culture than conquest. It contains ancient Scythian skeletons discovered in the Altai mountains of Mongolia in 2005, and their DNA is part of the first hard evidence of genetic blending between Europe and Asia.

A DNA study carried out on the bones and teeth of Scythian skeletons found in the Altai mountains of Mongolia is revealing the genetic blending between European and Asian people. Childress Childress & Beach you MUST SHOW THIS TO CODY!

Skeleton of a ‘soldier’ with iron sword, belt, leather and bronze ‘sporran’, and iron dagger. Herculaneum, 79AD

This man, found on the ancient shore of Herculaneum, was wearing a belt of silver and bronze plaques and carrying a long sword and stabbing dagger. He is thought to be a soldier. The volcanic surge hurled him down with huge force, breaking his bones.

Kreepen Man was discovered in a German bog in 1903. His body has since fallen apart.

Photos of the Best Preserved Bog People

Kreepen Man was discovered in a German bog in His body has since fallen apart. I love bog bodies.

The fossilized Irish giant from 1895 is over 12 feet tall. The giant was discovered during a mining operation in Antrim, Ireland. This picture is courtesy "the British Strand magazine of December 1895" Height, 12 foot 2 inches; girth of chest, 6 foot 6 inches; length of arms 4 foot 6 inches. There are six toes on the right foot

This fossilized Irish giant from 1895 is over 12 feet tall. He was discovered during a mining operation in Antrim, Ireland. girth of chest, 6 foot 6 inches; length of arms 4 foot 6 inches. There are six toes on the right foot

Lavinia Whitley??? I'm saving this because she'd fit. But, she's also a real person....so....conflicted?

The Innsmouth Look People with the "Innsmouth Look" look vaguely fish and/or frog like through the face, especially through the eyes. Inspired by H. Lovecraft's works, particularly "The Shadow Over Innsmouth"--wow odd looking people

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