The Eerie Vanishing Of The Flannan Isles Lighthouse Keepers

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What happened to the three lighthouse keepers of Flannan Isles?
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BuzzFeed Unsolved Network
BuzzFeed Unsolved Network 9 päeva tagasi
Make sure to leave your questions for our Post Mortem episode down below!
Gracie
Gracie 3 päeva tagasi
If the keeper didn't report anything weird during those two weeks, I wonder if the principal keeper paid him to not say anything and then murdered the other two. Since he had asked just before arriving at the lighthouse with the others whether they could do an experiment to see how long it would take someone to get there between the thing being reported and them actually investigating. Since it was denied, maybe he opted to just bribe the keeper to keep silent. Since he wanted to know how long it would take for someone to come investigating, maybe he was planning out how long he'd have from the time he'd stop turning on the light (leaving the island) until someone would start looking for him. The journal said he was quiet, so what if he was just nervous about his plans. He could have drugged the other two which made them hallucinate and see the storm. Perhaps he was conducting some sort of experiment, and then killed them and left somehow, maybe by having some sort of accomplice pick him up or something.
Plant
Plant 9 päeva tagasi
What would you do on a deserted island? What extra person would you bring?
valsol
valsol 9 päeva tagasi
shane which part of little women (the movie) did u start crying at this is important
Grace Linnea
Grace Linnea 9 päeva tagasi
Which rap song would you rather use against the water sprites, Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice or Fancy by Iggy Azalea?
Yazmine Yacub
Yazmine Yacub 9 päeva tagasi
whenever i need to do scottish accents i just always say it how i think shrek would say it and i think you guys should try it too!!
emily grande x
emily grande x 29 minutit tagasi
post mortem:: something i’ve always thought of when hearing about this case...if their disappearances was caused by a big wave, wouldn’t there be evidence of that? like wouldn’t there be water damage in the light house or something. i dunno help me out here the idea of there not being any sort of evidence of a giant wave absolutely crushing the light house makes my head hurt. also shane how old r u
Andrea Garza
Andrea Garza 32 minutit tagasi
bad luck to kill a seabird
Andrea Garza
Andrea Garza 31 minut tagasi
why'd you spill the beans.......
THE ANGEL MAN
THE ANGEL MAN 41 minut tagasi
The stories are good but when they try to be funny it just renders these videos unwatchable. Its a pity.
kevin augustsson
kevin augustsson 42 minutit tagasi
God I've missed these guys
Kevin Malone
Kevin Malone 49 minutit tagasi
what i find creepy is that all the clocks were stopped
Geri markham
Geri markham 51 minut tagasi
Love ye guys xxx
Esme
Esme 53 minutit tagasi
This reminds me of the film 'The Lighthouse', Would recommend it after listening to this...
Pixel Quadrant Games
Pixel Quadrant Games 2 tundi tagasi
keep these dark knight series refrences coming, pls
Da Crammers
Da Crammers 2 tundi tagasi
Virus in 2020 zombies in 2021. Keeps getting better and better. *sulks like ryan*
Deric Shearer
Deric Shearer 2 tundi tagasi
It was El Chupacabra
Rika Kamiki
Rika Kamiki 2 tundi tagasi
Shane will def weep the moment he sees me lol
Bee Boi
Bee Boi 2 tundi tagasi
Baba booey
Mdk Kdm
Mdk Kdm 2 tundi tagasi
Some jamaican: Oi wi nuh want uh battyman ya so
C Wa
C Wa 2 tundi tagasi
I didn’t know they kept making unsolved episodes rn tbh!
Classy Ghost
Classy Ghost 2 tundi tagasi
At the end they have a real intense rap
Spoopy
Spoopy 3 tundi tagasi
THEY ARE BACK
New Orleans Saints
New Orleans Saints 3 tundi tagasi
I know y’all trynna be funny with the small talks but it kinda ruins the video. I just skip to get back to the story
rebecca bonner
rebecca bonner 3 tundi tagasi
Can you guys do an episode on the disappearance of Zachary Bernhardt? An 8 year old Floridian boy who disappeared in the middle of the night. Very interesting story. The circumstances of his disappearance are fishy at best. #postmortem #buzzfeedunsolvedtruecrime
Tamara L
Tamara L 3 tundi tagasi
I think we found Shane's only weakness. Rhymes
Ryan David
Ryan David 4 tundi tagasi
They were abducted by moth man who was drawn to the light
JonnyC
JonnyC 4 tundi tagasi
Loight hoose
Lucy Anderson
Lucy Anderson 5 tundi tagasi
Usually I'm all up for the crazier theories but as a Scot living on the east coast I've seen the sea do some insane stuff. I know the sea around the west coast is way worse, and on a small island it could definitely get really bad. They 100% just got swept out to sea, though I do love a good Kelpie story.
hopeworldletsgo
hopeworldletsgo 5 tundi tagasi
RAP BATTLING MERMAIDS TO THE DEATH!
pradeep kr
pradeep kr 5 tundi tagasi
the vignette effect that you give while exporting a video is making Shanes face blurred especially in the wide-angle frame. either adjust his sitting position or adjust the camera.
Fergie Fanboy
Fergie Fanboy 5 tundi tagasi
Fergs lemmino
Kgotso Moleoa
Kgotso Moleoa 5 tundi tagasi
Ryan is funnier
eioshen boboi
eioshen boboi 5 tundi tagasi
Shanes dissappointment over alien juice. Laughing with tears.
eioshen boboi
eioshen boboi 5 tundi tagasi
home in Noida, India. The tiny details of the events happened at the night of the murder can give you chills. Hope you give it a try. Big fan of your show.
adela rose
adela rose 6 tundi tagasi
I haven't watched you guys in a year. I've missed y'all ❤ 🤍 you guys can always make me laugh when I'm having a bad day.
Sam Friend
Sam Friend 7 tundi tagasi
I've never heard buoy pronounced boo-ee before. 😂
sophie wood
sophie wood 7 tundi tagasi
me, a scottish person, listening to their impressions of a scottish person 👁👄👁
Connie
Connie 8 tundi tagasi
They sound like they are drunk
Moxie Lofton
Moxie Lofton 8 tundi tagasi
Joseph More Knocked on the door And found nothing out of place But the keepers were missin' And if you give a listen The waves may tell of their fate
Slippery Cactus
Slippery Cactus 8 tundi tagasi
Polyamorous gay love story? *sighs, opens wattpad*
Mwale Zulu
Mwale Zulu 9 tundi tagasi
Postmortem: so my theory is they bailed. Like shane said but without the love triangle. Firstly the job didn't seem to have many benefits, psychological fatigue, isolation, it must have gotten to them so why not just stage a disappearance. The Mackenzie guy could have been in on it too. Because not reporting something for two weeks is suspicious. Like we'd understand some days but two weeks? Idk he just seems like he's hiding something. I think the disappearance was staged by the victims.
J Lange
J Lange 9 tundi tagasi
Sprite is an awfully cute name for murderous, green haired fish dudes.
Mariaj De Guzman
Mariaj De Guzman 10 tundi tagasi
this reminds me of an A24 movie called "The Lighthouse"
emilia d
emilia d 10 tundi tagasi
did anybody else have to read the poem about this for english?
Phina
Phina 10 tundi tagasi
I think this is my favourite episode of unsolved. LOVE the folklore element!
Proinsias Cassidy
Proinsias Cassidy 11 tundi tagasi
This reminds me, wasn't there a mystery movie like this named Keepers from 2018, with Gerard Butler? With two older lighthouse keepers and one that's younger? I don't wanna spoil it, and I was kinda meh about it myself, but I'm pretty convinced it was based on this story now.
Aliyah Phelps
Aliyah Phelps 11 tundi tagasi
Shane and Ryan failing at Scottish accents give me a joy no other can lmaooo
Larry Lobster
Larry Lobster 11 tundi tagasi
*Robert Pattinson and Willam Dafoe have entered chat
booitsbella
booitsbella 11 tundi tagasi
Rhyming light with sprite was RIGHT THERE shane
Thatguyy
Thatguyy 12 tundi tagasi
To those who are wondering, 8 pounds back in 1900 is about $1,697.31 CAD in today's money.
Cult Beliefs
Cult Beliefs 12 tundi tagasi
To Ryan and shane I present you the mother of all mystery murders. The case would be easiest for you to present as all the related facts are available to you in public Domain (Except who killed them) . Even two movies are made based on the same. Here is a brief description. The Noida double murder case refers to the unsolved murders of 13-year-old girl Aarushi Talwar and 45-year-old Hemraj Banjade, a male live-in domestic worker employed by her family. The two were killed on the night of 15-16 May 2008 at Aarushi's home in Noida, India. The tiny details of the events happened at the night of the murder can give you chills. Hope you give it a try. Big fan of your show.
Dark Beyond
Dark Beyond 12 tundi tagasi
Amazing!
pauly repa
pauly repa 12 tundi tagasi
"Sheeps" really??😒
Summer Perez
Summer Perez 12 tundi tagasi
Everybody go watch S.W.A.T Season 3 Episode Gunpowder treason Ryan and Shane make a few appearances it's amazing
Slim Jim
Slim Jim 12 tundi tagasi
MISSED YOU GUYS
Casey Hill
Casey Hill 13 tundi tagasi
Im sure "magic grass" is the answer for a lot of unsolved mysteries lol. Really though idk if im Thinking wave. The grounds keeper seems suspicious as hell.
mauao1
mauao1 13 tundi tagasi
Be great if it wasn’t for the constant ridiculous blabbing by these two.
galkanftw
galkanftw 13 tundi tagasi
I would say that because of the date I doubt there was much of a professional investigation.So imo there is simply a lack of information.
Miguel Vargas
Miguel Vargas 13 tundi tagasi
The theories in this video are so chaotic I love it haha
Joseph Moore
Joseph Moore 14 tundi tagasi
Bro idk what happened to my bros
Jim Cook
Jim Cook 14 tundi tagasi
i wanna see the case of how my dad left
Roast BEEF
Roast BEEF 15 tundi tagasi
aaaand Ricky Goldsworth strikes again
Becky H
Becky H 15 tundi tagasi
as a scottish person, i wasnt offended but shane's accent was more closer to scottish than ryans ghfjdska
Elizabeth
Elizabeth 16 tundi tagasi
"Now tht we've workshopped it.." 😆
Carolina Silva
Carolina Silva 16 tundi tagasi
Y’all really came back to fix 2020 last minute huh?
Astoria Rowe
Astoria Rowe 16 tundi tagasi
7:34 shake your screen and watch the grass fields closely
Andrew Wilcox
Andrew Wilcox 16 tundi tagasi
As a Brit the switch in accents between slightly Scottish, Irish, Mancunian, Scouser and London geezer was painful. Still love the videos, but please, on before of the British, don’t try and do our accents again
Existentialismz
Existentialismz 16 tundi tagasi
I guess it's just the Shane and Ryan show now
Sai Smaran
Sai Smaran 16 tundi tagasi
Wait so is this what the movie "The vanishing" is based on ?
emerald
emerald 17 tundi tagasi
season 7 of buzzfeed unsolved here to save 2020
Dadman84
Dadman84 17 tundi tagasi
Don’t you know it’s bad luck to kill a seabird
Genie Bubbly
Genie Bubbly 17 tundi tagasi
HII!! ,I miss you two😍😍
Genie Bubbly
Genie Bubbly 17 tundi tagasi
HII!! ,I miss you two😍😍
burymeinpink
burymeinpink 17 tundi tagasi
So Shane referred to Watchmen as "a movie" and I'm a boogara now.
Criminally Insane
Criminally Insane 17 tundi tagasi
Baaaaaane
Lemon Juice
Lemon Juice 18 tundi tagasi
Wait isn't this story from Llama arts?
Christine Kissoon
Christine Kissoon 18 tundi tagasi
Its ma Boysss
Allanna
Allanna 19 tundi tagasi
In all honesty, they were 100% swept away by the ocean. This is one of the most remote Scottish islands, in December, with record of stormy weather. Heck, the guy employed to keep an eye on the light from afar probably didn't think much of not being able to see the light for days because IT'S A RURAL SCOTLAND ISLAND IN DECEMBER.
Johan Vajse
Johan Vajse 19 tundi tagasi
took me 3 or 4 times watching, but I finally spotted the mannequin
Amy Megan
Amy Megan 19 tundi tagasi
any of my fellow Scots up for a visit here.. i never even knew about this place but i really wanna go now
chimmy
chimmy 19 tundi tagasi
If I imagine living in the 1800's I would probably be quick to point all my theories at the supernatural too. Like I don't know much about how the world works and neither does anyone else so, it must be magic? That's why these unsolved cases are weird to us now, because back then, nobody knew what evidence to look for and things just appeared "normal". The only evidence we can base research off of now, is the evidence collected back then. Maybe a big wave did hit the lighthouse but people pushed it under the rug because of insufficient evidence. In the 2000's, people don't really blame aliens or mermaid people on strange occurrences, because we know now what really happens. There's probably a logical explanation, and we just fail to find it.
Joe Barrett
Joe Barrett 19 tundi tagasi
I’m offended *unsubcribes*
Juliana Ellsworth
Juliana Ellsworth 20 tundi tagasi
I’m pretty sure I played this contract in Wild Hunt...
Aaron Lewis
Aaron Lewis 20 tundi tagasi
Maybe the island was a good secluded spot for alien abductions. The twin sheep could actually be clones.
Verify
Verify 20 tundi tagasi
Joseph Moore was the imposter. Imposters win
MCN 91
MCN 91 20 tundi tagasi
Well im Scottish and “Lighthoose” was spot on from the Shane the rest was terrible 😂 but hilarious none the less 😂
Tom Williams
Tom Williams 20 tundi tagasi
A new film just came out about this, look up “the lighthouse” it’s on sky cinema.
G DeVz
G DeVz 20 tundi tagasi
The spoopy boys are back!!!
ItsJetty
ItsJetty 20 tundi tagasi
Can you solve why I can't find love?
Grace Kathers
Grace Kathers 20 tundi tagasi
oh my god i just realized that the pictures of victims and people aren’t actually them... i’ve been watching this show since it started and i never put it together wow
Samael Beaulieu
Samael Beaulieu 20 tundi tagasi
the fays did it. if youve ever been to Scotland you’d know, the feys did it.
Amy Jacobs
Amy Jacobs 21 tund tagasi
I like theory 4.
Alex Hubbard
Alex Hubbard 21 tund tagasi
did you. did you put the stranger things theme in. i- hdvjghsvx
Malena Cardenas
Malena Cardenas 21 tund tagasi
THE BOYS ARE BACK
Jason Lubrano
Jason Lubrano 21 tund tagasi
Q&A: If the storm was big enough, wouldn't it have wiped all of the islands of the sheep?
fffforever
fffforever 22 tundi tagasi
Why is the narrator holding his nose??
Melissa Sheard
Melissa Sheard 22 tundi tagasi
The ... the ‘bouie’ ...? 😂
briana cushing
briana cushing 22 tundi tagasi
WAIT have you all seen “The Lighthouse”????? this reminds me of that a lot
vivi_
vivi_ 22 tundi tagasi
i havent watched buzzfeed unsolved in so long! im now binging everything LOL
Elemarth
Elemarth 22 tundi tagasi
I heard that all of the journal entries about morale being low was made up.
Cristian Fuentes
Cristian Fuentes 22 tundi tagasi
THEY ARE BACKKKKKK
Bean Boy international
Bean Boy international 23 tundi tagasi
How long have we been on this rock? Five weeks, two days? Help me to recollect.
Olivia Walsh
Olivia Walsh 23 tundi tagasi
HOW DID I MISS THIS IS DUDHIUHS
nemosangel
nemosangel 23 tundi tagasi
Yesss! I've always loved this story! I mean, it sucks... but I was always attracted to it. They just vanished! Wtf! And also... Scotland ❤
Brian Smith
Brian Smith 23 tundi tagasi
That rhyme was magic...utter, magic.
Chris Savage
Chris Savage 23 tundi tagasi
you wanna really know what happened to those men mR 47
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