The addanc (also called adanc, addane, afanc, avanc, abhac, abac) is a lake monster from Welsh mythology that also appears in Celtic and British folklore. Its exact description varies; it is described alternately as resmbling a crocodile, beaver or dwarf, and is sometimes said to be a demon. The lake in which it dwells also varies; it is variously said to live in Llyn Llion, Llyn Barfog, near Brynberian Bridge or in Llyn yr Afanc, a lake in Betws-y-Coed that was named for the creature. ...more on Wikipedia about "Addanc"
The banshee ( ) is a creature in Gaelic folklore, the word being derived from the Old Irish ben síde, modern Irish bean sídhe or bean sí, " fairy woman" (bean, woman, and sidhe, being the tuiseal ginideach or possessive case of "fairy"). The sídh are derived from pre-Christian Gaelic deities. ...more on Wikipedia about "Banshee"
The Dullahan (also Durahan, Gan Ceann) is a type of undead legendary creature. It is headless, usually seen riding a headless black horse and carrying his head under one arm. The myth may have inspired The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. When he stops riding, a mortal dies. ...more on Wikipedia about "Dullahan"
In Scottish mythology, a shellycoat is a type of bogeyman which haunts rivers and streams. The name is derived from the coat of shells these creatures are said to wear, which rattle upon movement. Shellycoats are considered to be relatively harmless; playfully misleading wanderers, but without malice. ...more on Wikipedia about "Shellycoat"
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