Generally Spooky Podcast Episodes

     

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Theft Of The Stone Of Destiny

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In our Season 2 finale, Eilidh tells Kieran about the amazing legend of the Stone of Destiny - the real sandstone block used to crown Scotland's monarchs for centuries. Come and join us to hear about how the Stone was stolen not once, but twice!

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Sources:

https://www.edinburghcastle.scot/see-and-do/highlights/the-stone-of-destiny

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stone_of_Scone

 

https://www.historicenvironment.scot/about-us/news/20-facts-revealed-about-the-stone-of-destiny/

https://scone-palace.co.uk/palace-grounds/stone-of-destiny

https://www.list.co.uk/article/70248-was-outlanders-uk-release-delayed-because-of-the-independence-referendum/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1950_removal_of_the_Stone_of_Scone

http://www.thesonsofscotland.co.uk/istolestoneofdestiny.htm

https://www.deliveringforscotland.gov.uk/scotland-in-the-uk/devolution/

https://www.parliament.scot/about/history-of-the-scottish-parliament

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2014_Scottish_independence_referendum

https://www.followthevikings.com/visit/iona

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Season 2 - Episode 9 - Glencoe Massacre

 

This week, Eilidh tells Kieran about the infamous Glencoe Massacre - a brutal betrayal that meant disaster for the MacDonald clan in 1692, and became one of the darkest moments in Scotland's history.

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This week, Eilidh tells Kieran about the infamous Glencoe Massacre - a brutal betrayal that meant disaster for the MacDonald clan in 1692, and became one of the darkest moments in Scotland's history.

If you want to support the podcast, please subscribe and leave a review. We'd really appreciate it! 

Or you can order some delicious Bird and Blend Tea through this link. Use voucher code SPOOKTEA at checkout to receive a free sample pack of tea!

You can also join us over on Patreon for loads of cool stuff:

  • Get access to new episodes a whole week before anyone else 
  • Gain access to extra mini-episodes every two weeks
  • You can listen to the weekly wee blether where we debrief the latest episode and have a more casual chat. 
  • You get access to the book club where Eilidh is currently reading the Turn of The Screw by Henry James
  • Plus 10% off merch in our Merch Store

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Season 2 - Episode 8 - Kelpies The Murderous Water Horses

 
This week, Eilidh and Kieran sit back and chat about the kelpies - infamous creatures from Scottish mythology, known for haunting rivers and luring the unsuspecting to their deaths...

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Season 2 - Episode 7 - Boleskine House & Aleister Crowley

 

In this episode, Eilidh tells Kieran about the devilish Boleskine House on the banks of Loch Ness. Once the home of the divisive occultist, Aleister Crowley, join in to hear all about the strange rituals he performed there and all about the lingering legacy he's left on the house... 

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You can listen using the player below, check us out on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Castbox or YouTube. We are on most Podcast platforms just search for Generally Spooky. 

Alternatively If you want to support the podcast you can order some delicious Bird and Blend Tea through this link. Use voucher code SPOOKTEA at checkout to receive a free sample pack of tea!

You can also join us over on Patreon for loads of cool stuff:

  • Get access to new episodes a whole week before anyone else 
  • Gain access to extra episodes every two weeks
  • You can listen to the weekly wee blether where we debrief the latest episode and have a more casual chat. 
  • You get access to the book club where Eilidh is currently reading the Turn of The Screw by Henry James
  • Plus 10% off merch in our Merch Store

Show Notes

 

Alister Crowley

 

Jimmy Page outside Boleskine House

 
 

Current State of Boleskine House

Boleskine House Sources

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Season 2 - Episode 6 - Skaill House and Skara Brae

 
This week Eilidh tells Kieran about Skaill House in Orkney, a 400-year-old mansion with a Neolithic village on its doorstep. It's little wonder that ghosts are rumoured to wander its halls... Join us for one of our most haunted episodes yet!

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Season 2 - Episode 5 - Culzean Castle And The Devil's Chariot

 
This week, Eilidh tells Kieran all about Culzean Castle - a haunted fortress perched on the cliffs of Ayrshire. We discuss the ghostly piper trapped in the castle's caves; the story of a young slave who started a new life in the grounds; a man roasted alive by a jealous rival; and the curse of Archibald Kennedy...

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Season 2 - Episode 4 - The Appin Murder a 250 Year Old Murder Mystery

 
In this exciting episode, Eilidh tells Kieran about the Appin murder, a murder mystery from 250 years ago! In the wake of the Jacobite uprising power is being grabbed and people are suffering from it, an assassin seeks revenge but who was the killer?

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Season 2 - Episode 3 - House Of Dun

 
In this week's episode, Eilidh and Kieran talk about the House of Dun, its interesting history, headless ghosts, and battling knights.

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Season 2 - Episode 2 - Mary Queen of Scots

 
In episode 2 of Season 2, Eilidh and Kieran discuss the tragic life of Mary, Queen of Scots and her 18-and-a-half year imprisonment. Come and learn about the suspicious assassination of her husband, Mary's quest to become queen of Scotland and England and find out about the events that helped lead to the Witch Trials, which we discussed in our Witchcraft Mini-Series!

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Season 2 - Episode 1 - Greyfriars Kirkyard and the Mackenzie Poltergeist

 
In this exciting first episode, Eilidh and Kieran discuss Edinburgh's Greyfriars Kirkyard and the mysterious Mackenzie Poltergeist who's said to haunt it. Not only that but they share a theory that the Mackenzie Poltergeist might not be who everyone suspects it is Plus, as an extra special treat to start off the season, Eilidh and Kieran talk about their experiences while visiting the Kirkyard and going inside the black mausoleum! Some spooky things happened we think you'll enjoy.

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