October Miscellany

Items of Interest

Prehistoric art hints at lost Indian civilisation

WW2 aircraft graffiti from Suffolk

Sensational rune stone find

New graffiti from Pompeii may help with dating of Vesuvius eruption

Graffiti in Olde Boar’s Head pub in Middleton

Soldier smoke stencil graffiti at Bewick

The report of the graffiti in Souillac in the Dordogne has been updated with significant new finds of merels and circles.


As it’s Hallowe’en, some scary photos from churches in England and France.

Two nightmarish angels on the font at St Mary the Virgin, High Easter Essex.

Is this an alien skull on a tomb at St Mary the Virgin, Stansted Mountfichet? It doesn’t look totally human.
And there is something unsettling about the mouthless-Jesus in this madonna and child wall painting at the church in Condat-sur-Vezere, Dordogne, France.
Report by Anthea Hawdon