A village on the outskirts of Grimsby isn’t exactly the typical location for an enormous Norwegian funerary monument.
According to local legend, the Tom Thumb of Tattershall measured just over 18 inches tall and had reached the grand old age of 101 upon his death in 1620.
Nanette (incorrectly recorded as ‘Nanetta’ on her stone) is a forgotten music hall star and little person who died with a huge following.
The first Ghost Train on record was not a glitzy Disney invention, but a far more humble, home-grown affair.
The idea of a hunched poker-playing corpse inside a pyramid has a undeniable more public appeal.
This unassuming clear mint had one of the most bizarre taxidermy-based advertising campaigns of the 20th century.
Sitting in the metaphorical shadow of Avebury’s mystical stone circle is the little modest structure of St James' Church.
I don’t know about you, but when I think about Methodism, the first thing that springs to mind is a horse skeleton.
In 1971, two young boys were digging in the back garden of their family home in Hexham. Deep in the soil, they unearthed two small stone, carved heads which they immediately brought into the house...
One postcard lead to a story of a murdered covenanter who ended his days in a field in Dumfriesshire