Published by Dick Eastman: Exact Location of Hangings of the Salem Witch Trials of 1692 has been Identified

Proctor’s Ledge has now been identified as the exact location of the gallows used to execute 19 innocent people during the Salem Witch Trials of 1692. The site was confirmed as the hanging site last week by the Gallows Hill Project, a group of seven scholars who spent the past five years pinning down the…

http://blog.eogn.com/2016/01/18/exact-location-of-hangings-of-the-salem-witch-trials-of-1692-has-been-identified/

Published by StrangeRemains: The heads of these 5 people were stolen from their graves

The graves of famous people have been plundered for hundreds of years. Bodies and body parts have been stolen by guards trusted to keep corpses safe, scientists determined to study them, and even admirers with good intentions (i.e. Thomas Paine). Skulls are usually the part of the body that is the most sought after because […]

http://strangeremains.com/2015/07/23/the-heads-of-these-5-people-were-stolen-from-their-graves/