The Eerie Vanishing Of The Flannan Isles Lighthouse Keepers

16 Tet 2020
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What happened to the three lighthouse keepers of Flannan Isles?
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  • Make sure to leave your questions for our Post Mortem episode down below!

    BuzzFeed Unsolved NetworkBuzzFeed Unsolved Network7 ditë më parë
    • If the keeper didn't report anything weird during those two weeks, I wonder if the principal keeper paid him to not say anything and then murdered the other two. Since he had asked just before arriving at the lighthouse with the others whether they could do an experiment to see how long it would take someone to get there between the thing being reported and them actually investigating. Since it was denied, maybe he opted to just bribe the keeper to keep silent. Since he wanted to know how long it would take for someone to come investigating, maybe he was planning out how long he'd have from the time he'd stop turning on the light (leaving the island) until someone would start looking for him. The journal said he was quiet, so what if he was just nervous about his plans. He could have drugged the other two which made them hallucinate and see the storm. Perhaps he was conducting some sort of experiment, and then killed them and left somehow, maybe by having some sort of accomplice pick him up or something.

      GracieGracieDitë më parë
    • What would you do on a deserted island? What extra person would you bring?

      PlantPlant7 ditë më parë
    • shane which part of little women (the movie) did u start crying at this is important

      valsolvalsol7 ditë më parë
    • Which rap song would you rather use against the water sprites, Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice or Fancy by Iggy Azalea?

      Grace LinneaGrace Linnea7 ditë më parë
    • whenever i need to do scottish accents i just always say it how i think shrek would say it and i think you guys should try it too!!

      Yazmine YacubYazmine Yacub7 ditë më parë
  • Really miss the good old unsolved. It just doesn’t have the same feel anymore. Didn’t even watch this episode

    Sasha AntoniaSasha Antonia16 minuta më parë
  • 18:11 I thought that was shirtless shane beating up the camera

    jijijiji19 minuta më parë
  • Missed you guys

    Sheikha Al BusaidiSheikha Al Busaidi28 minuta më parë
  • Shane is so giddy

    jxsyxngjxsyxng33 minuta më parë
  • Reminds me of the lighthouse film that William Dafoe and Robert Pattison starred in directed by Robert Eggers. Very eerie.

    Joanne DenneyJoanne Denney33 minuta më parë
  • Booey !?

    OjaswitaOjaswitaOrë më parë
  • Maybe they were consumed by the light

    Lazy StudioLazy StudioOrë më parë
  • The accents 😂 you wouldn’t hear that on Sauchiehall Street

    E HE HOrë më parë
  • idk if it's just me but i've had a fear of lighthouses since i was in elementary school 😭😭

    YG & SM STAN.YG & SM STAN.Orë më parë
  • "Nice light!" - the Lighthouse keepers had essentially become moths.

    Aiana RavenAiana RavenOrë më parë
  • nah it was just three lighthouse keepers having a mega polyamorous relationship with those mermen dudes. then they all live underwater happily ever after

    meredith mmeredith mOrë më parë
  • my grandfather was the last lighthouse keeper in Scotland before they went automated! really enjoyed this episode :)

    Kaitlin HutchisonKaitlin Hutchison2 orë më parë
  • A rogue wave seems like the only plausible explanation.

    Clarissa HargisClarissa Hargis2 orë më parë
  • video reported for racism against Scottish

    lucus lopezlucus lopez2 orë më parë
    • um

      YG & SM STAN.YG & SM STAN.Orë më parë
  • Magic grass😂😂 Its such a funny phrase

    Sydney MitrecicSydney Mitrecic2 orë më parë
  • YAY!!!!! We're back baby!!!!! I love unsolved! Have a great day anyone

    Sydney MitrecicSydney Mitrecic2 orë më parë
  • why didn't they ask the gamekeeper if he saw a storm at least, because that would clarify at least part of the confusion

    nmnm2 orë më parë
  • Shane is gay

    Julian GutierrezJulian Gutierrez2 orë më parë
  • Ricky goldsworth?!

    Gay SlinkyGay Slinky2 orë më parë
  • Why is no one mentioning the fact that this man was payed 8 pounds a year to watch this lighthouse???

    Gay SlinkyGay Slinky3 orë më parë
  • It’s official: light house keepers are moths

    The KnightingaleThe Knightingale3 orë më parë
  • Ahhhhh...they’re back...yess...pure joy 😆

    Omeesa KhanduriOmeesa Khanduri3 orë më parë
  • aye lads thats a wee offensive... kidding haah. great channel guys

    lacrosseguy108lacrosseguy1083 orë më parë
  • absolutely disgusting that they make fun of scottish people! im part scottish (although many many many mannnnny generations ago) my family has lived in the US for like 100+ yrs now...but it's still very offensive to me..with the move towards ending racism you'd think these 2 clowns would actually care about people of different races. Make fun of my race = no more sure many others will follow too!!

    Mark F.Mark F.3 orë më parë
    • bye then tf they don't need u💀

      YG & SM STAN.YG & SM STAN.Orë më parë
  • i remember hearing this when i was younger thinking it was just a scary story

    Lily HopsonLily Hopson3 orë më parë
  • Doing my happy dance celebrating my favorite duo

    Reagan WeatherfordReagan Weatherford3 orë më parë
  • You guys are so corny you could make a whole bag of popcorn

    dennislp3dennislp33 orë më parë
  • Probably sea pirates back in the day found the island n made the kidnapped lighthouse keepers slaves.

    Harro ByeHarro Bye3 orë më parë
  • "Is that where this is fuckin going?"

    dennislp3dennislp33 orë më parë
  • The accents 🤣

    Ashley LeasureAshley Leasure3 orë më parë
  • Correct me if I'm wrong but (1:57) isn't "Eilean Mór" Scottish Gaelic for "Big Island"

    Chaotic MaximusChaotic Maximus4 orë më parë
  • shane i think we ALL cried at little women

    Mya LangMya Lang4 orë më parë
  • I'm Scottish, and while I wasn't offended by the accents, please never do them again

    Olivia SkyeOlivia Skye4 orë më parë
  • Could y’all please do the Williamsburg colonial parkway murders? No ever seems to talk about it even though there was literally a serial killer running loose .

    Braelyn CreamerBraelyn Creamer4 orë më parë
  • “The nearby BUTT of Lewis”

    ScufflegritScufflegrit4 orë më parë
  • What do get when you have 4 men in a lighthouse? Shane: A polyamorous gay relationship with a future in Jamaica

    Nima HassanNima Hassan4 orë më parë
  • I can't believe Shane is still alive after everything he's said

    ImagezImagez4 orë më parë
  • the way the americans say buoy makes me laugh so much it sounds way cooler haha (uk pronounce it like boy, not booey)

    Caitlin PallettCaitlin Pallett4 orë më parë
  • Every episode has some kind of humourous jokes, which helps my mind from dreaming this again and again

    Carlos SolisCarlos Solis4 orë më parë
  • Its either a poly gay love story or the fey got em

    Gay CalculatorGay Calculator5 orë më parë
  • The music makes this so ominous ugh

    GlowDust7501GlowDust75015 orë më parë
  • The magic grass made the sheep magical.

    Fuwa FuFuwa Fu5 orë më parë
  • The gamekeeper did it

    Jimeth OtaJimeth Ota5 orë më parë
  • My thought, 1 of then drop into the sea, they tried to save the drowning one, a wave carry they all away.

    Rivero KenshiroRivero Kenshiro5 orë më parë
  • i think the image for joseph moore is steve jobs

    the bright hunterthe bright hunter5 orë më parë
  • as a scottish person am loving the accents

    Olivia LawrenceOlivia Lawrence5 orë më parë
  • the boys are back

    Tomas MacTomas Mac5 orë më parë
  • Broooo what If 2020 is result of shane harassing Annabel

    Miss ZeeMiss Zee5 orë më parë
  • Are ye fond of me Lobster?

    Andrew BreenAndrew Breen5 orë më parë
  • you know these two men are are really close friends coz they are almost gay for each other.

    Black RoseBlack Rose6 orë më parë
  • Gamekeeper was possibly an Imposter. He wasn't doing his tasks.

    zijuiy wttuyzijuiy wttuy6 orë më parë
  • Am I hearing the Stranger Things theme?

    Jared QuinnJared Quinn6 orë më parë
  • Lol butt of lewis, i wanna know the history

    Uncanny voidUncanny void7 orë më parë
    • Or they just wanted to spend christmas with their families 👍 Ryan turning into Ricky at the end, just cracks me up

      zijuiy wttuyzijuiy wttuy6 orë më parë
  • You should do William Tyrrell

    James FranklinJames Franklin7 orë më parë
  • There’s actually a super cool movie based off this mystery It goes for the more romanticised speculation (and goes for 2 keepers father than 3) and hints of the mermaid thing plus going mad It’s just called “The Lighthouse” and it’s really cool and vintage looking (in all black and white, almost square framing, etc) It also has Robert Patterson.... (Oh- and you should probably put on subtitles watching it because thems accents are THICC and *hard to understand*)

    TruebornseekerTruebornseeker7 orë më parë
  • Wait a minute i had this story on my english comprehension test, its was from the light keepers point if view and about a massive wave about to hit the lighthouse that they tried to stop (unsuccessfully). Was it this light house? Am i mistaken ? Also i think one of them tried to murder the other.

    Uncanny voidUncanny void7 orë më parë
  • Anyone know when supernatural seasons coming?

  • Dude, THIS is the unsolved case when I was watching 'The lighthouse'

    Bobberty BobboBobberty Bobbo7 orë më parë
  • Ryan and Shane have some competition now with MrBallen!

    Roman CarlisleRoman Carlisle7 orë më parë
  • OMG!! Why am I just seeing this now?

    BravadoBravado7 orë më parë
  • Im from Edinburgh.... You look like you were having a stroke 😐

    Megan CareyMegan Carey7 orë më parë
  • I missed the boys sooo much!!

    A.A.7 orë më parë
  • I dont believe in the paranormal. Im the type of guy who thinks there is a logical explanation for everything. But I am really curious, I think this topic is really interesting. There are so many things we cant explain, yet.

    pieter .pieter .7 orë më parë
  • Scotsman here, that’s the worst accent I have ever heard, but dam it’s funny.

    Dimondtrilogy YoloDimondtrilogy Yolo8 orë më parë
  • I miss the desk .. why are they outside. :"( (But at least they're back)

    Alexandra _Alexandra _8 orë më parë
  • Magic grass for double sheep. On a T-shirt please and thank you.

    Bee ElisabethBee Elisabeth8 orë më parë
  • Anybody remember when Shane predicated COVID-19

    Some1Some18 orë më parë
  • Or they just wanted to spend christmas with their families 👍 Ryan turning into Ricky at the end, just cracks me up

    maddie2588maddie25888 orë më parë
  • I'm not going to lie the entirety of this sounds like a prompt for a Lovecraft novel

    sue hemsleysue hemsley9 orë më parë
  • also the doors were locked right? or were these kind of doors that locked themselves if they are closed?

    04Anniek04Anniek9 orë më parë
  • Shane’s face when the “alien juice” was pulled out 🤣🤣🤣👍🏻

    It's just TessIt's just Tess9 orë më parë
  • SO happy to have you back 💜💜💜

    Kody WilsonKody Wilson9 orë më parë
  • The only thing I could think about during this video was the film The Lighthouse haha

    JanetteJanette9 orë më parë
  • I'm Irish and even I was offended by those accents haha 😂 ye sounded like willie from the simpsons 😂❤️❤️❤️❤️

    kellywelly36kellywelly369 orë më parë

    jes __jes __10 orë më parë
  • Ryan plzzz read audiobooks

    Emperial BoBEmperial BoB10 orë më parë
  • FINALLY!!!

    Emperial BoBEmperial BoB10 orë më parë
  • The keepers were clearly kidnapped by Old Gregg 😂

    Floydian ThoughtFloydian Thought10 orë më parë
  • will someone please teach these men the word "polytriad," please, i'm begging...

    Dairy JamesDairy James10 orë më parë
  • Theory I just came up with in my head while watching this: what if they were the victims of piracy (potentially kidnapped) and it was done in collusion with the gamekeeper (maybe him keeping quiet in return for money)?

    Josue JimenezJosue Jimenez11 orë më parë
  • I am so happy this is back! My sanity has been restored!

    Amy HallAmy Hall11 orë më parë
  • They're just so genuinely excited to be doing this together again. We all needed this.😭💕💕

    SnailSnail11 orë më parë
  • the two little lights in the drak back of the trees are freaking me out

    Chloé PajotChloé Pajot11 orë më parë
  • I wrote an article about this for my English assignment

    Zenxin GuaZenxin Gua11 orë më parë
  • they were in a gay poly relationship and that's that. let the lovers be happy in some island or maybe they moved to the states for rights (??) was gayness legal in America then?

    Aashna BhargavaAashna Bhargava11 orë më parë
  • Ryan : "the others were hit by a renegade wave" That's it, case closed. A tiktoker from the future sent a huge wave to washed the men away

    Saskia SSaskia S12 orë më parë
  • Shane is one of those guys who would ask a deaf person if they like music.

    ViperViper12 orë më parë
  • The Gamekeeper is suspicious. I mean you just don’t see the light for 2 weeks and do nothing? Honestly wouldn’t it make sense that he could have went to the lighthouse and killed them, had 2 weeks of time to clean up and dispose of them somewhere else? No motive to speak of from my perspective, but I have questions about that

    Signaturefox 2013Signaturefox 201312 orë më parë
  • I love how they're in such a good mood! It must be really nice to see your friends after this long long time.

    Mara KunzMara Kunz12 orë më parë
  • I know what happened on that island, it is obvious. That were taken by the Alien seaking. Who was working for the illuminati, to make a arme of dolphins to take over the world in 2020. All of this was set in place, by the hand of a time travling shakespear, in case People should start believing that he did not write his own books.

    XalvadorXalvador12 orë më parë
  • Why does Ryan say a wave was not likely when he mentioned that the Buoy was missing that was 110 ft high by non human interaction. And also no mention of suicide? Low morale, this is one of the most likely things it could be.

    Tushar VTushar V12 orë më parë
  • wow, they are not funny

    Trolly dollyTrolly dolly12 orë më parë
  • I swear in all these unsolved cases there's always at least 1 person that could've stopped it or helped us figure out what happened if they'd done their job properly

    Beccy_GBeccy_G13 orë më parë
  • lin manuel miranda should be one of the lighthouse keepers

    Aeron AradorAeron Arador13 orë më parë
  • i know exactly what happened. Young Tommy did not like Old Tommy's lobster.

    Karyang LeeKaryang Lee13 orë më parë
  • They were taken into another dimension!

    Miracle EmeryMiracle Emery13 orë më parë
  • Feels eerily like the story of the film Apostle. A deity watches over a barren island trading blood sacrifice for the fertility of the soil. Maybe that's why the grass has strange properties. The watchmen were taken.

    fba90130fba9013013 orë më parë
  • I'm not exactly a sheep expert but it's not exactly paranormal for Ewe sheep to give birth to twins. I'm not even Scottish and I'm offended by those accents.

    Mors Vincit OmniaMors Vincit Omnia13 orë më parë
  • What evidence was there that the missing buoy was taken by the sea and not by men?

    Lana scribeLana scribe13 orë më parë