The Eerie Vanishing Of The Flannan Isles Lighthouse Keepers

16 oct 2020
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What happened to the three lighthouse keepers of Flannan Isles?
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  • Make sure to leave your questions for our Post Mortem episode down below!

    BuzzFeed Unsolved NetworkBuzzFeed Unsolved NetworkHace 9 días
    • 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.

      GracieGracieHace 3 días
    • What would you do on a deserted island? What extra person would you bring?

      PlantPlantHace 8 días
    • shane which part of little women (the movie) did u start crying at this is important

      valsolvalsolHace 9 días
    • Which rap song would you rather use against the water sprites, Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice or Fancy by Iggy Azalea?

      Grace LinneaGrace LinneaHace 9 días
    • 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!!

      Yazmine YacubYazmine YacubHace 9 días
  • 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.

    Mwale ZuluMwale ZuluHace 7 minutos
  • Sprite is an awfully cute name for murderous, green haired fish dudes.

    J LangeJ LangeHace 33 minutos
  • this reminds me of an A24 movie called "The Lighthouse"

    Mariaj De GuzmanMariaj De GuzmanHace 42 minutos
  • did anybody else have to read the poem about this for english?

    emilia demilia dHace 58 minutos
  • I think this is my favourite episode of unsolved. LOVE the folklore element!

    PhinaPhinaHace 58 minutos
  • 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.

    Proinsias CassidyProinsias CassidyHace 2 horas
  • Shane and Ryan failing at Scottish accents give me a joy no other can lmaooo

    Aliyah PhelpsAliyah PhelpsHace 2 horas
  • *Robert Pattinson and Willam Dafoe have entered chat

    Larry LobsterLarry LobsterHace 2 horas
  • Rhyming light with sprite was RIGHT THERE shane

    booitsbellabooitsbellaHace 2 horas
  • To those who are wondering, 8 pounds back in 1900 is about $1,697.31 CAD in today's money.

    ThatguyyThatguyyHace 2 horas
  • 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.

    Cult BeliefsCult BeliefsHace 2 horas
  • Amazing!

    Dark BeyondDark BeyondHace 2 horas
  • "Sheeps" really??😒

    pauly repapauly repaHace 2 horas
  • Everybody go watch S.W.A.T Season 3 Episode Gunpowder treason Ryan and Shane make a few appearances it's amazing

    Summer PerezSummer PerezHace 3 horas

    Slim JimSlim JimHace 3 horas
  • 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.

    Casey HillCasey HillHace 4 horas
  • Be great if it wasn’t for the constant ridiculous blabbing by these two.

    mauao1mauao1Hace 4 horas
  • 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.

    galkanftwgalkanftwHace 4 horas
  • The theories in this video are so chaotic I love it haha

    Miguel VargasMiguel VargasHace 4 horas
  • Bro idk what happened to my bros

    Joseph MooreJoseph MooreHace 4 horas
  • i wanna see the case of how my dad left

    Jim CookJim CookHace 4 horas
  • aaaand Ricky Goldsworth strikes again

    Roast BEEFRoast BEEFHace 5 horas
  • as a scottish person, i wasnt offended but shane's accent was more closer to scottish than ryans ghfjdska

    Becky HBecky HHace 6 horas
  • "Now tht we've workshopped it.." 😆

    ElizabethElizabethHace 6 horas
  • Y’all really came back to fix 2020 last minute huh?

    Carolina SilvaCarolina SilvaHace 6 horas
  • 7:34 shake your screen and watch the grass fields closely

    Astoria RoweAstoria RoweHace 7 horas
  • 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

    Andrew WilcoxAndrew WilcoxHace 7 horas
  • I guess it's just the Shane and Ryan show now

    ExistentialismzExistentialismzHace 7 horas
  • Wait so is this what the movie "The vanishing" is based on ?

    Sai SmaranSai SmaranHace 7 horas
  • season 7 of buzzfeed unsolved here to save 2020

    emeraldemeraldHace 7 horas
  • Don’t you know it’s bad luck to kill a seabird

    Dadman84Dadman84Hace 7 horas
  • HII!! ,I miss you two😍😍

    Genie BubblyGenie BubblyHace 8 horas
  • HII!! ,I miss you two😍😍

    Genie BubblyGenie BubblyHace 8 horas
  • So Shane referred to Watchmen as "a movie" and I'm a boogara now.

    burymeinpinkburymeinpinkHace 8 horas
  • Baaaaaane

    Criminally InsaneCriminally InsaneHace 8 horas
  • Wait isn't this story from Llama arts?

    Lemon JuiceLemon JuiceHace 8 horas
  • Its ma Boysss

    Christine KissoonChristine KissoonHace 8 horas
  • 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.

    AllannaAllannaHace 10 horas
  • took me 3 or 4 times watching, but I finally spotted the mannequin

    Johan VajseJohan VajseHace 10 horas
  • any of my fellow Scots up for a visit here.. i never even knew about this place but i really wanna go now

    Amy MeganAmy MeganHace 10 horas
  • 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.

    chimmychimmyHace 10 horas
  • I’m offended *unsubcribes*

    Joe BarrettJoe BarrettHace 10 horas
  • I’m pretty sure I played this contract in Wild Hunt...

    Juliana EllsworthJuliana EllsworthHace 11 horas
  • Maybe the island was a good secluded spot for alien abductions. The twin sheep could actually be clones.

    Aaron LewisAaron LewisHace 11 horas
  • Joseph Moore was the imposter. Imposters win

    VerifyVerifyHace 11 horas
  • Well im Scottish and “Lighthoose” was spot on from the Shane the rest was terrible 😂 but hilarious none the less 😂

    MCN 91MCN 91Hace 11 horas
  • A new film just came out about this, look up “the lighthouse” it’s on sky cinema.

    Tom WilliamsTom WilliamsHace 11 horas
  • The spoopy boys are back!!!

    G DeVzG DeVzHace 11 horas
  • Can you solve why I can't find love?

    ItsJettyItsJettyHace 11 horas
  • 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

    Grace KathersGrace KathersHace 11 horas
  • the fays did it. if youve ever been to Scotland you’d know, the feys did it.

    Samael BeaulieuSamael BeaulieuHace 11 horas
  • I like theory 4.

    Amy JacobsAmy JacobsHace 11 horas
  • did you. did you put the stranger things theme in. i- hdvjghsvx

    Alex HubbardAlex HubbardHace 11 horas

    Malena CardenasMalena CardenasHace 11 horas
  • Q&A: If the storm was big enough, wouldn't it have wiped all of the islands of the sheep?

    Jason LubranoJason LubranoHace 12 horas
  • Why is the narrator holding his nose??

    fffforeverfffforeverHace 12 horas
  • The ... the ‘bouie’ ...? 😂

    Melissa SheardMelissa SheardHace 13 horas
  • WAIT have you all seen “The Lighthouse”????? this reminds me of that a lot

    briana cushingbriana cushingHace 13 horas
  • i havent watched buzzfeed unsolved in so long! im now binging everything LOL

    vivi_vivi_Hace 13 horas
  • I heard that all of the journal entries about morale being low was made up.

    ElemarthElemarthHace 13 horas

    Cristian FuentesCristian FuentesHace 13 horas
  • How long have we been on this rock? Five weeks, two days? Help me to recollect.

    Bean Boy internationalBean Boy internationalHace 13 horas

    Olivia WalshOlivia WalshHace 13 horas
  • 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 ❤

    nemosangelnemosangelHace 13 horas
  • That rhyme was magic...utter, magic.

    Brian SmithBrian SmithHace 14 horas
  • you wanna really know what happened to those men mR 47

    Chris SavageChris SavageHace 14 horas
  • This reminds me of “The Lighthouse” movie starring Willem Dafoe and Robert Patinson. Very claustrophobic movie I must say.

    Ailsa NiAilsa NiHace 14 horas
  • Shaun the sheep killed them and threw the bodies into the ocean, no doubt

    J. AJ. AHace 15 horas
  • i am so ashamed i needed that explanation about the logs joke

    im19ice3im19ice3Hace 15 horas
    • @Ailsa Ni i have no clue xD i'm not american but by their tone i infer they're not too sure either

      im19ice3im19ice3Hace 12 horas
    • I can’t get over the pronunciation of ‘buoy’ 😂 can I just ask is that a normal American pronunciation? We would just pronounce it ‘boy’ not ‘booey’ in the UK

      Ailsa NiAilsa NiHace 14 horas
  • What season is this ?

    Emma MascarenasEmma MascarenasHace 15 horas
    • True Crime season 7

      Johan VajseJohan VajseHace 10 horas
  • I can't believe Shane took it to an Animorph level 😂 I can completely see the cover he described

    Twiztid FreekshowTwiztid FreekshowHace 15 horas
  • I'm home alone, it's night. Why am I watching this

    Nithin SaiNithin SaiHace 16 horas
  • We need a longer season this time!

    Mark RouchMark RouchHace 16 horas
  • Big storm a large sea wave can get pretty bad they clearly got swept out to sea Rogue wave?

    That’s a lot of Sodium coinsThat’s a lot of Sodium coinsHace 17 horas
  • Demon boys are back

    Leo2245776Leo2245776Hace 17 horas
  • Plot twist: the sheep ate them

    McSqueezyBoiMcSqueezyBoiHace 17 horas
  • Pirates?

    Madison KoscielskiMadison KoscielskiHace 17 horas
  • "Aliens" "NO"

    Hufflepuff Heart Ravenclaw HeadHufflepuff Heart Ravenclaw HeadHace 17 horas
  • 6:10 what kind of laugh is THAT shane?? shanes a ghost haunting ryan i swear to god

    bastard moonbastard moonHace 17 horas
  • I sure do like my big tall light and I don’t like you sir so get out of my sight...

    Thee StumblerThee StumblerHace 17 horas
  • Ryan and Shane: (wheeze) Me: heck.

    S RoyS RoyHace 17 horas
  • Great episode and a very strange mystery ...

    mondomacabro majormondomacabro majorHace 18 horas
  • At the beginning of the video, Shane had a look of "Sure, I'll roll with it 🤷‍♂️"

    Speccy SquareGoLikeSpeccy SquareGoLikeHace 18 horas
  • I can’t get over the pronunciation of ‘buoy’ 😂 can I just ask is that a normal American pronunciation? We would just pronounce it ‘boy’ not ‘booey’ in the UK

    BeaHBeaHHace 18 horas
  • On behalf of all Scots, please never do that again🤣

    Lauren GellLauren GellHace 19 horas
  • My mind is just telling me that they were kidnapped by pirates and lived a long life on board the jolly rodger

    Alex HutchinsAlex HutchinsHace 19 horas
  • Dropping bars

    Jermaine WeirJermaine WeirHace 19 horas
  • i never realised id be so excited to have my country on unsolved lol

    annaannaHace 20 horas
    • just heard the awful accents. i take it back

      annaannaHace 20 horas
  • Butt of Shane is the windiest place in the US. God! This dudes can't stay serious at all.

    Rafoncel Anne ArellanoRafoncel Anne ArellanoHace 20 horas
  • as a Scot myself…. I can confirm, these accents = offended 😂

    nataliemacdonaldnataliemacdonaldHace 20 horas
  • Things aren't gonna happen that are great - Ryan bergara official 2020 tagline

    Manali SurveManali SurveHace 20 horas
  • Its all fun and games until a leprechaun tries to sell you magic grass!

    Zuzu the DestroyerZuzu the DestroyerHace 20 horas
  • Iam offensive and that accent scotted me.

    Big BossBig BossHace 21 un hora
  • 3 men went missing on an island known for having 300 foot waves, and the strongest recorded winds in the UK... what the hell is the mystery?! one or more of them fell into the water by a wave or the wind and the others tried to help and they fell in too... simple.

    Jex2112Jex2112Hace 21 un hora
  • Why'd yer spill yer beans...? Why'd yer spill yer beans., Tommy...?

    CurlyBearCurlyBearHace 22 horas
  • I hate buzzfeed but these guys are amazing.

    Zonkk BonkkZonkk BonkkHace 22 horas
  • I’m Scottish, I’m offended by this, I should be and I’m gonna teach you how to say: “I love working at the lighthouse” Scottish: “ A luv wur-kin it eh lite-hoose”

    Sheridan TownsleySheridan TownsleyHace 22 horas
  • these scottish accents hurt

    oliveravenoliveravenHace 22 horas
  • Mcdonalds Sprite really can kill a man.

    Anita BorozanAnita BorozanHace 23 horas