The Hairy Hands of Dartmoor

Sep 08, 2017, 08:26 AM

In this episode of Oddity, we'll be looking at a weird tale from Devon concerning a pair of disembodied hands which, for the last hundred years, have haunted one particular stretch of road across the moors.

Sources and further reading:

'The Hairy Hands Horror', Mysterious Universe: http://mysteriousuniverse.org/2011/11/the-hairy-hands-horror/ 'Dartmoor's Hairy Hands', We Are South Devon: http://wearesouthdevon.com/dartmoors-hairy-hands-evolving-myth/ 'The Horror of the Killer Hands' forum thread: https://forums.overclockers.co.uk/threads/frightday-eight-the-horror-of-the-killer-hands.18632036/ Wikipedia - Hairy Hands / HM Prison Dartmoor