In 1900, a ship arrived at the island of Eileen Mor off the coast of Scotland. There, they were to deliver supplies to a lighthouse crew, only to discover that the three men had mysteriously vanished. Mentalfloss looks back on the 115 year old mystery.

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Inspiration for one of Tom Baker’s Doctor’s scariest stories ‘The Horror of Fang Rock’ which managed with a tiny cast and a minuscule set to utterly terrify me as a child.

Well worth hunting out.