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Labenski worm

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Added Wed, 12/06/2019
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water creature
hurting people

According to the legends of 14th and 15th century, the city of Durham (North East England), lived a giant worm.

In Fatfield now there is a hill called the hill of the worm (the Worm hill), it was believed that it was the lair of this creature. The worm was so huge that he covered with his body the hill 3-4 times (some legends say even about 10 rings). He ate not only sheep, but also children and also loved milk.

It is believed that this water creature, capable of a long time to be on the land. When he was caught in the river for the first time, it was small and resembled a large worm or Salamander. On each side of his head were ten holes of the gills, and the size being different legends indicated different( with a finger or almost a meter).

Sometimes he mentioned the presence of small feet, and sometimes it is not called a worm, and serpent.

Translated by «Yandex.Translator»

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