Tag Archives: English vampire

Wearh

Although, the term “wearh” cannot be directly translated into “vampire,” it is an Old English term that has been used to describe vampires. A wearh is a monster or evil spirit. Many authors still use the term when writing about vampires and Anglo-Saxons between England and Scotland  between the mid-5th century and the mid-12th century.

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Highgate Vampire

The Highgate section of the Cemetery of St. James in London which was consecrated by the bishop of London in 1839, four days before Queen Victoria’s 20th birthday. The Highgate section had vampire rumors and stories during 1967 to 1983. The reports began with a phantom-like creature that was seen in the cemetery during the evening […]

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