Alexander "Sawney" Bean(e) was the legendary head of a 48-member clan in 15th- or 16th-century Scotland, reportedly executed for the mass murder and cannibalisation of over 1,000 people.

Alexander "Sawney" Bean(e) was the legendary head of a 48-member clan in 15th- or 16th-century Scotland, reportedly executed for the mass murder and cannibalisation of over 1,000 people.

SOUTH AYRSHIRE, SCOTLAND    Sawney Bean's Cave

Sawney Bean's Cave

Sawney Bean & His Family Of Inbred Ghouls

Sawney Bean & His Family Of Inbred Ghouls

English Historical Fiction Authors: The Legend of Sawney Bean - Real or Fiction? Nov. 17, 2011 by Regina Jeffers

English Historical Fiction Authors: The Legend of Sawney Bean - Real or Fiction? Nov. 17, 2011 by Regina Jeffers

While it’s true that many horror filmmakers have plastered the phony “true story” label on their movies in hopes of filling theater seats and winning box office gold, some scary m…

Horror Films You Didn’t Realize Were Based on True Stories

While it’s true that many horror filmmakers have plastered the phony “true story” label on their movies in hopes of filling theater seats and winning box office gold, some scary m…

Sawney Bean – Inspired the film The Hills Have Eyes. Sawney Bean was the head of a 48-member clan that lived in Scotland during the 15th or 16th century.  He was reportedly executed for the mass murder and cannibalization of over 1,000 people.  The story of Sawney Bean appears in The Newgate Calendar, a crime catalogue of the Newgate Prison in London.  Legend says that the family lived in the mountains and thrived on ambushes and murder.  The victims were brought back to their cave…

Top 10 Real Events that Inspired Scary Movies

Sawney Bean – Inspired the film The Hills Have Eyes. Sawney Bean was the head of a 48-member clan that lived in Scotland during the 15th or 16th century. He was reportedly executed for the mass murder and cannibalization of over 1,000 people. The story of Sawney Bean appears in The Newgate Calendar, a crime catalogue of the Newgate Prison in London. Legend says that the family lived in the mountains and thrived on ambushes and murder. The victims were brought back to their cave…

Sawney Bean – legendary leader of a Scottish clan of cannibals.

Sawney Bean – legendary leader of a Scottish clan of cannibals.

Cannibals Cave Tour of Sawney Beans cave Stranraer scottish accent

Cannibals Cave Tour of Sawney Beans cave Stranraer scottish accent

However,the former uses an anglicized version of the name "Sonny" spoken Sawney . SAWNEY BEAN was the head of a clan in 15 th century in Scotland,reportedly executed for the mass murder and cannibalisation of over 1000 people

However,the former uses an anglicized version of the name "Sonny" spoken Sawney . SAWNEY BEAN was the head of a clan in 15 th century in Scotland,reportedly executed for the mass murder and cannibalisation of over 1000 people

The Scottish Legend Of Mass Murderer Alexander "Sawney" Bean And His Cannibal Clan

The Scottish Legend Of Mass Murderer Alexander "Sawney" Bean And His Cannibal Clan

Cannibalism during the Russian Famine 1921 Thought to be a possible contributing factor in the behavior of Chikatilo. Such a disturbing photo, and yet a significant piece of history.

Is the story of Sawney Bean horrifying fact or politically-motivated fiction?

The Family Of Cave-Dwelling Cannibals That Terrorized Scotland

Is the story of Sawney Bean horrifying fact or politically-motivated fiction?

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Sawney Bean hand painted yarn - hand dyed superwash merino dk wool / speckled wool / DK yarn handdyed / knitters gift / cannibal / scottish by mymamaknits on Etsy https://www.etsy.com/listing/264628230/sawney-bean-hand-painted-yarn-hand-dyed

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