The Eerie Vanishing Of The Flannan Isles Lighthouse Keepers

What happened to the three lighthouse keepers of Flannan Isles?
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  1. BuzzFeed Unsolved Network

    BuzzFeed Unsolved Network10 ์ผ ์ „

    Make sure to leave your questions for our Post Mortem episode down below!

  2. Gracie

    Gracie3 ์ผ ์ „

    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.

  3. Plant

    Plant9 ์ผ ์ „

    What would you do on a deserted island? What extra person would you bring?

  4. valsol

    valsol9 ์ผ ์ „

    shane which part of little women (the movie) did u start crying at this is important

  5. Grace Linnea

    Grace Linnea9 ์ผ ์ „

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

  6. Yazmine Yacub

    Yazmine Yacub9 ์ผ ์ „

    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!!

  7. emily grande x

    emily grande x3 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    post mortem:: something iโ€™ve always thought of when hearing about this case...if their disappearances was caused by a big wave, wouldnโ€™t there be evidence of that? like wouldnโ€™t there be water damage in the light house or something. i dunno help me out here the idea of there not being any sort of evidence of a giant wave absolutely crushing the light house makes my head hurt. also shane how old r u

  8. Andrea Garza

    Andrea Garza3 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    bad luck to kill a seabird

  9. Andrea Garza

    Andrea Garza3 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    why'd you spill the beans.......


    THE ANGEL MAN3 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    The stories are good but when they try to be funny it just renders these videos unwatchable. Its a pity.

  11. kevin augustsson

    kevin augustsson3 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    God I've missed these guys

  12. Kevin Malone

    Kevin Malone3 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    what i find creepy is that all the clocks were stopped

  13. Geri markham

    Geri markham3 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Love ye guys xxx

  14. Esme

    Esme4 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    This reminds me of the film 'The Lighthouse', Would recommend it after listening to this...

  15. Pixel Quadrant Games

    Pixel Quadrant Games5 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    keep these dark knight series refrences coming, pls

  16. Da Crammers

    Da Crammers5 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Virus in 2020 zombies in 2021. Keeps getting better and better. *sulks like ryan*

  17. Deric Shearer

    Deric Shearer5 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    It was El Chupacabra

  18. Rika Kamiki

    Rika Kamiki5 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Shane will def weep the moment he sees me lol

  19. Bee Boi

    Bee Boi5 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Baba booey

  20. Mdk Kdm

    Mdk Kdm5 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Some jamaican: Oi wi nuh want uh battyman ya so

  21. C Wa

    C Wa5 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    I didnโ€™t know they kept making unsolved episodes rn tbh!

  22. Classy Ghost

    Classy Ghost5 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    At the end they have a real intense rap

  23. Spoopy

    Spoopy6 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „


  24. New Orleans Saints

    New Orleans Saints6 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    I know yโ€™all trynna be funny with the small talks but it kinda ruins the video. I just skip to get back to the story

  25. rebecca bonner

    rebecca bonner6 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Can you guys do an episode on the disappearance of Zachary Bernhardt? An 8 year old Floridian boy who disappeared in the middle of the night. Very interesting story. The circumstances of his disappearance are fishy at best. #postmortem #buzzfeedunsolvedtruecrime

  26. Tamara L

    Tamara L7 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    I think we found Shane's only weakness. Rhymes

  27. Ryan David

    Ryan David7 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    They were abducted by moth man who was drawn to the light

  28. JonnyC

    JonnyC8 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Loight hoose

  29. Lucy Anderson

    Lucy Anderson8 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Usually I'm all up for the crazier theories but as a Scot living on the east coast I've seen the sea do some insane stuff. I know the sea around the west coast is way worse, and on a small island it could definitely get really bad. They 100% just got swept out to sea, though I do love a good Kelpie story.

  30. hopeworldletsgo

    hopeworldletsgo8 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „


  31. pradeep kr

    pradeep kr8 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    the vignette effect that you give while exporting a video is making Shanes face blurred especially in the wide-angle frame. either adjust his sitting position or adjust the camera.

  32. Fergie Fanboy

    Fergie Fanboy8 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Fergs lemmino

  33. Kgotso Moleoa

    Kgotso Moleoa8 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Ryan is funnier

  34. eioshen boboi

    eioshen boboi9 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Shanes dissappointment over alien juice. Laughing with tears.

  35. eioshen boboi

    eioshen boboi9 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    home in Noida, India. The tiny details of the events happened at the night of the murder can give you chills. Hope you give it a try. Big fan of your show.

  36. adela rose

    adela rose9 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    I haven't watched you guys in a year. I've missed y'all โค ๐Ÿค you guys can always make me laugh when I'm having a bad day.

  37. Sam Friend

    Sam Friend10 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    I've never heard buoy pronounced boo-ee before. ๐Ÿ˜‚

  38. sophie wood

    sophie wood10 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    me, a scottish person, listening to their impressions of a scottish person ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘„๐Ÿ‘

  39. Connie

    Connie11 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    They sound like they are drunk

  40. Moxie Lofton

    Moxie Lofton11 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Joseph More Knocked on the door And found nothing out of place But the keepers were missin' And if you give a listen The waves may tell of their fate

  41. Slippery Cactus

    Slippery Cactus12 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Polyamorous gay love story? *sighs, opens wattpad*

  42. Mwale Zulu

    Mwale Zulu12 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Postmortem: so my theory is they bailed. Like shane said but without the love triangle. Firstly the job didn't seem to have many benefits, psychological fatigue, isolation, it must have gotten to them so why not just stage a disappearance. The Mackenzie guy could have been in on it too. Because not reporting something for two weeks is suspicious. Like we'd understand some days but two weeks? Idk he just seems like he's hiding something. I think the disappearance was staged by the victims.

  43. J Lange

    J Lange13 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Sprite is an awfully cute name for murderous, green haired fish dudes.

  44. Mariaj De Guzman

    Mariaj De Guzman13 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    this reminds me of an A24 movie called "The Lighthouse"

  45. emilia d

    emilia d13 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    did anybody else have to read the poem about this for english?

  46. Phina

    Phina13 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    I think this is my favourite episode of unsolved. LOVE the folklore element!

  47. Proinsias Cassidy

    Proinsias Cassidy14 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    This reminds me, wasn't there a mystery movie like this named Keepers from 2018, with Gerard Butler? With two older lighthouse keepers and one that's younger? I don't wanna spoil it, and I was kinda meh about it myself, but I'm pretty convinced it was based on this story now.

  48. Aliyah Phelps

    Aliyah Phelps14 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Shane and Ryan failing at Scottish accents give me a joy no other can lmaooo

  49. Larry Lobster

    Larry Lobster14 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    *Robert Pattinson and Willam Dafoe have entered chat

  50. booitsbella

    booitsbella14 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Rhyming light with sprite was RIGHT THERE shane

  51. Thatguyy

    Thatguyy15 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    To those who are wondering, 8 pounds back in 1900 is about $1,697.31 CAD in today's money.

  52. Cult Beliefs

    Cult Beliefs15 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    To Ryan and shane I present you the mother of all mystery murders. The case would be easiest for you to present as all the related facts are available to you in public Domain (Except who killed them) . Even two movies are made based on the same. Here is a brief description. The Noida double murder case refers to the unsolved murders of 13-year-old girl Aarushi Talwar and 45-year-old Hemraj Banjade, a male live-in domestic worker employed by her family. The two were killed on the night of 15-16 May 2008 at Aarushi's home in Noida, India. The tiny details of the events happened at the night of the murder can give you chills. Hope you give it a try. Big fan of your show.

  53. Dark Beyond

    Dark Beyond15 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „


  54. pauly repa

    pauly repa15 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    "Sheeps" really??๐Ÿ˜’

  55. Summer Perez

    Summer Perez15 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Everybody go watch S.W.A.T Season 3 Episode Gunpowder treason Ryan and Shane make a few appearances it's amazing

  56. Slim Jim

    Slim Jim16 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „


  57. Casey Hill

    Casey Hill16 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Im sure "magic grass" is the answer for a lot of unsolved mysteries lol. Really though idk if im Thinking wave. The grounds keeper seems suspicious as hell.

  58. mauao1

    mauao116 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Be great if it wasnโ€™t for the constant ridiculous blabbing by these two.

  59. galkanftw

    galkanftw16 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    I would say that because of the date I doubt there was much of a professional investigation.So imo there is simply a lack of information.

  60. Miguel Vargas

    Miguel Vargas16 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    The theories in this video are so chaotic I love it haha

  61. Joseph Moore

    Joseph Moore17 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Bro idk what happened to my bros

  62. Jim Cook

    Jim Cook17 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    i wanna see the case of how my dad left

  63. Roast BEEF

    Roast BEEF18 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    aaaand Ricky Goldsworth strikes again

  64. Becky H

    Becky H19 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    as a scottish person, i wasnt offended but shane's accent was more closer to scottish than ryans ghfjdska

  65. Elizabeth

    Elizabeth19 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    "Now tht we've workshopped it.." ๐Ÿ˜†

  66. Carolina Silva

    Carolina Silva19 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Yโ€™all really came back to fix 2020 last minute huh?

  67. Astoria Rowe

    Astoria Rowe19 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    7:34 shake your screen and watch the grass fields closely

  68. Andrew Wilcox

    Andrew Wilcox19 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    As a Brit the switch in accents between slightly Scottish, Irish, Mancunian, Scouser and London geezer was painful. Still love the videos, but please, on before of the British, donโ€™t try and do our accents again

  69. Existentialismz

    Existentialismz19 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    I guess it's just the Shane and Ryan show now

  70. Sai Smaran

    Sai Smaran20 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Wait so is this what the movie "The vanishing" is based on ?

  71. emerald

    emerald20 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    season 7 of buzzfeed unsolved here to save 2020

  72. Dadman84

    Dadman8420 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Donโ€™t you know itโ€™s bad luck to kill a seabird

  73. Genie Bubbly

    Genie Bubbly20 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    HII!! ,I miss you two๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜

  74. Genie Bubbly

    Genie Bubbly20 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    HII!! ,I miss you two๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜

  75. burymeinpink

    burymeinpink20 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    So Shane referred to Watchmen as "a movie" and I'm a boogara now.

  76. Criminally Insane

    Criminally Insane20 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „


  77. Lemon Juice

    Lemon Juice21 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Wait isn't this story from Llama arts?

  78. Christine Kissoon

    Christine Kissoon21 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Its ma Boysss

  79. Allanna

    Allanna22 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    In all honesty, they were 100% swept away by the ocean. This is one of the most remote Scottish islands, in December, with record of stormy weather. Heck, the guy employed to keep an eye on the light from afar probably didn't think much of not being able to see the light for days because IT'S A RURAL SCOTLAND ISLAND IN DECEMBER.

  80. Johan Vajse

    Johan Vajse22 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    took me 3 or 4 times watching, but I finally spotted the mannequin

  81. Amy Megan

    Amy Megan22 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    any of my fellow Scots up for a visit here.. i never even knew about this place but i really wanna go now

  82. chimmy

    chimmy22 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    If I imagine living in the 1800's I would probably be quick to point all my theories at the supernatural too. Like I don't know much about how the world works and neither does anyone else so, it must be magic? That's why these unsolved cases are weird to us now, because back then, nobody knew what evidence to look for and things just appeared "normal". The only evidence we can base research off of now, is the evidence collected back then. Maybe a big wave did hit the lighthouse but people pushed it under the rug because of insufficient evidence. In the 2000's, people don't really blame aliens or mermaid people on strange occurrences, because we know now what really happens. There's probably a logical explanation, and we just fail to find it.

  83. Joe Barrett

    Joe Barrett22 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Iโ€™m offended *unsubcribes*

  84. Juliana Ellsworth

    Juliana Ellsworth23 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Iโ€™m pretty sure I played this contract in Wild Hunt...

  85. Aaron Lewis

    Aaron Lewis23 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Maybe the island was a good secluded spot for alien abductions. The twin sheep could actually be clones.

  86. Verify

    Verify23 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Joseph Moore was the imposter. Imposters win

  87. MCN 91

    MCN 9123 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Well im Scottish and โ€œLighthooseโ€ was spot on from the Shane the rest was terrible ๐Ÿ˜‚ but hilarious none the less ๐Ÿ˜‚

  88. Tom Williams

    Tom Williams23 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    A new film just came out about this, look up โ€œthe lighthouseโ€ itโ€™s on sky cinema.

  89. G DeVz

    G DeVz23 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    The spoopy boys are back!!!

  90. ItsJetty

    ItsJetty23 ์‹œ๊ฐ„ ์ „

    Can you solve why I can't find love?

  91. Grace Kathers

    Grace Kathers์ผ ์ „

    oh my god i just realized that the pictures of victims and people arenโ€™t actually them... iโ€™ve been watching this show since it started and i never put it together wow

  92. Samael Beaulieu

    Samael Beaulieu์ผ ์ „

    the fays did it. if youve ever been to Scotland youโ€™d know, the feys did it.

  93. Amy Jacobs

    Amy Jacobs์ผ ์ „

    I like theory 4.

  94. Alex Hubbard

    Alex Hubbard์ผ ์ „

    did you. did you put the stranger things theme in. i- hdvjghsvx

  95. Malena Cardenas

    Malena Cardenas์ผ ์ „


  96. Jason Lubrano

    Jason Lubrano์ผ ์ „

    Q&A: If the storm was big enough, wouldn't it have wiped all of the islands of the sheep?

  97. fffforever

    fffforever์ผ ์ „

    Why is the narrator holding his nose??

  98. Melissa Sheard

    Melissa Sheard์ผ ์ „

    The ... the โ€˜bouieโ€™ ...? ๐Ÿ˜‚

  99. briana cushing

    briana cushing์ผ ์ „

    WAIT have you all seen โ€œThe Lighthouseโ€????? this reminds me of that a lot

  100. vivi_

    vivi_์ผ ์ „

    i havent watched buzzfeed unsolved in so long! im now binging everything LOL

  101. Elemarth

    Elemarth์ผ ์ „

    I heard that all of the journal entries about morale being low was made up.

  102. Cristian Fuentes

    Cristian Fuentes์ผ ์ „


  103. Bean Boy international

    Bean Boy international์ผ ์ „

    How long have we been on this rock? Five weeks, two days? Help me to recollect.

  104. Olivia Walsh

    Olivia Walsh์ผ ์ „


  105. nemosangel

    nemosangel์ผ ์ „

    Yesss! I've always loved this story! I mean, it sucks... but I was always attracted to it. They just vanished! Wtf! And also... Scotland โค

  106. Brian Smith

    Brian Smith์ผ ์ „

    That rhyme was magic...utter, magic.

  107. Chris Savage

    Chris Savage์ผ ์ „

    you wanna really know what happened to those men mR 47