Then you can start reading kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer no kindle device required. As top secret writers wrote in an earlier report about the flatwoods monster of west virginia, ufo researcher frank freschino says. I feel that you have a successful book and maybe even a movie in the making on this west virginia case. The flatwoods monster also known as the braxton county monster or frametown monster is a cryptid sighted in the forests of flatwoods, west virginia and frametown, west virginia, respectively. He writes about a wide range of unsolved mysteries, including bigfoot, ufos, the loch ness monster, alien encounters, and government conspiracies. Enter your mobile number or email address below and well send you a link to download the free kindle app. Then you can start reading kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer. Air force ufo inquiry, part of an initiative called project blue book. The bashful billy part of the book about a alien body recovery near wheeling, wv is a part of west virginia folklore that was new to me. To the rollicking beat of singers the circus lunicus absurd poems, children trail an undead docent through a monster museum where the exhibits ar.
Well, not outside of a cameo in a book that gray barker helped write later to further his men in black mythos, but thats a tale for another time. I remember sandersons articles and gray barkers book, but your book is the definitive and incontrovertible documentation that proves the case. The flatwoods monster was known for its eerie green glow. The flatwoods monster museum in sutton is located in a beautiful historic building that was constructed in 1910.
He has the museum under tight lockdown and its staff placed under curfew, for fear the. They sell a small assortment of pertinent tshirts, patches and the like. Its said that the 10foot creature produced a sulfurlike odor and projected beams of light. There are plenty of strange, scary creatures in fallout 76, but the fallout 76 flatwoods monster might just take the biscuit. This is a simple collection of memorabilia of the flatwoods monster event, with first hand accounts and a wide variety of models and things about it. Project blue book is a new series on the history channel that delves. Come inif you dareand meet the werewolf, count dracula, the mummy, and some of their slimy, screaming. The entity was initially reported as being about 10. Sisters antiques llc sutton 2020 all you need to know. In 1952, the flatwoods monster terrified 6 kids, a mom, a. Oh sure, i would guess that anyone with any interest what so ever in ufos travelling near the area have stopped. The flatwoods monster has not hissed at boys in the little village of flatwoods, west virginia, since sept.
But it scared people plenty back then, including the eyewitnesses. The flatwoods monster and millions of other books are available for amazon kindle. She was later killed by mbwun near the end of the book. Visit the monster museum visit the flatwoods monster museum located on main street in downtown sutton, just two miles from exit 62 on i79. The flatwoods monster case ivan sandersons 1953 report. Until only a few years ago, the flatwoods monster was more popular in japan than it was in flatwoods. Heres a sneak peak at some of the west virginia monsters of folklore that will be included in fallout 76 mothman. Fallout 76 flatwoods monster location, how to defeat. The flatwoods monster from 1952 makes an appearance again in the upcoming second episode. And, so, the flatwoods monster, also known as the green monster, or the phantom of flatwoods, who was reportedly seven feet tall, or 10 feet tall, or feet tall, or 17 feet tall, became that most peculiar american inventiona legend emblazoned on tshirts. Watch the flatwoods monster full episode project blue. Photograph courtesy of clarksburgharrison public library, gray barker collection, date unknown.
Also holds what is probably the worlds largest collection of flatwoods monster clippings. In 1952, the flatwoods monster terrified 6 kids, a mom. Novelty items, such as shirts, figures, stickers, shot glasses, and lanterns are available for purchase. We have known about the sutton monster, flatwoods monster, braxton county monster for decades, but the event was mired in uncertainty and, of course, disinformation from the government. This is a short book that relates the story of the flatwoods monster. People grin about it nowand take monster souvenir money, from hundreds of monster tourists every week. Small museum exhibits a wide array of flatwoods monsterabilia, including a piece of the tree that died after possible monster contact. It was also a great way to bring paranormal enthusiasts and others to the sutton flatwoods area for an upclose look at the little town that made history in 1952. Visitors to the flatwoods monster museum in sutton can buy tshirts, bumper stickers and other souvenirs related to the mysterious uforelated event of 67 years ago in nearby flatwoods.
We are the only flatwoods green monster museum endorsed by ufo investigator and flatwoods green monster. Sign up for history emails for the latest on your favorite shows and more. Green monster case of a landed ufo with an occupant. A tour through a monster museum brings brave souls facetoface with such monsters as count dracula, the blob. Capitalizing on the legend of the flatwoods monster what. Theres even a flatwoods monster costume on display that smith dons for special events. The strange 1952 case of the flatwoods monster has landed again in the national spotlight as the new history drama series, project blue book, features an episode about the sept. Flatwoods monster monster museum project blue book unidentified flying object mothman aliens and ufos visitors bureau blue books creepy what others are saying not all products listed below are sold by the braxton county cvb flatwoods monster museum. There are also vintage newspaper articles, drawings, photos and large illustrations of the flatwoods monster. The flatwoods monster museum almost heaven west virginia. The bazaare was put on by the flatwoods monster museum, and was another great opportunity to bring attention to the flatwoods green monster as well as the paranormal field in general. The museum has been featured in such programs as small town monsters the flatwoods monster. The owner is a very interesting man with his knowledge of the local monster mythos and the museum itself is a well put together storybook of the legend of the flatwoods monster.
New history channel show to feature episode tuesday about. Thanks for being a part of our monster family and we will see you again on the other side. Tags flatwoods monster project blue book ufos nick redfern works full time as a writer, lecturer, and journalist. Visit the flatwoods monster museum located on main street in downtown sutton, just two miles from exit 62 on i79. Flatwoods green monster museum flatwoods, west virginia. Some of the fun in this book is watching the kids as they tour the museum. The legend of the flatwoods monster and the ufo it flew in on. Allen hynek and captain michael quinn as they investigate the flatwoods monster case. Those fantastic events were matched by the real ufo report the episode touched on, a case renowned as the flatwoods monster. A being that looks like a monster, wearing some sort of a suit, rides in a craft that hovers and emits toxic fumes.
The flatwoods monster s very uniqueness against the backdrop of other extraterrestrial accounts speaks to the fact that it is extremely unlikely to be anything of the sort. Nearly fifty years later, investigators concluded that the light was a. Project blue book investigations of the 1950s included the inspection of the flatwoods monster, a tall and fearsome creature that came crashing. Discover delightful childrens books with prime book box, a subscription that. The flatwoods monst er also known as the braxton cou nty mons ter or phant om of flat woods in west virginia folklore, is an entity reported to have been sighted in the town of fl atwoods in braxton county, west virginia, united states, on september 12, 1952, following the appearance of a bright object crossing the night sky. View all attractions near sisters antiques llc on tripadvisor. Great displays, articles and memorabilia were a great way to spend my monster hunting day. In 1952, after seeing an ovalshapedball of fire, a curious group descended into the woods and discovered something that would haunt them forever. The west virginia flatwoods monster of 1952 top secret. In the show, the flatwoods monster of west virginia is portrayed nothing like the flatwoods monster which is just a minor issue. But times have changed, people are more openminded, and flatwoods is no longer afraid to boast that it was once visited by a hideous space.
The flatwoods monster aka the braxton county monster or phantom of flatwoods is an entity reported to have been sighted in the town of flatwoods in braxton county, west virginia, united states, on september 12, 1952, following the appearance of a bright object crossing the night sky. The flatwood monster from 1952 has not been seen since that fateful september morning over a century ago, but historys new show takes viewers on the joyride of meeting it again. These monsters of west virginia folklore can be found in. Gris grimly come in, if you dare, and meet the mummy, the werewolf, count dracula, and some of. On november 16, 1966, two young couples in point pleasant reported seeing a large, mansized creature with wings and red glowing eyes. Flatwoods monster episode on the history channels project blue book. Air forces mid20th century investigation of ufos, project blue book, was a doozy, with radiationencrusted eyeballs and old ladies being flung out of windows. From cheerful childrens books to the latest exhibition catalogs, they offer a wealth of information and are a feast for the eyes. Also available here is area tourism information, maps, history, etc. The museum part of the center also has a monitor on which a continuous loop of videos help to explain the flatwoods monster legend.
The legend of the flatwoods monster by buddy griffin photo montage by gray barker depicting the legendary flatwoods monster. Tom devlins monster museum boulder city 2020 all you need to. Well, i just got finished watching the second episode of the new history channel show, project blue book. The creature reportedly chased their car at upwards of 80 miles per hour from the outskirts of town to downtown. In 1952, the flatwoods monster terrified 6 kids, a mom, a dogand the nation. Flatwoods monster museum, 208 main street, sutton, wv 2020. On a new project blue book, a woman and her kids spot something unexplainable in the woods, hynek must find the truth of this flatwoods monster. Although not mentioned in this book, monster quest. Visit our location in the downtown historic district of sutton, wv. If you know your ufo history, youll know the story. Read on to discover its location, description, and weaknesses. The flatwoods monster museum also houses the braxton county visitors center. Relic is a 1995 novel by american authors douglas preston and lincoln child, and the first in. Local ufo expert tracks flatwoods monster case news.
Flatwoods monster museum sutton 2020 all you need to. Andrew smith, flatwoods monster museum any stories about ufo obsessives visiting the museum. Is the flatwoods monster in project blue book real. History channels project blue book the real story of. Things got downright weird one night 66 years ago in. This is the best centralized source of all things flatwoods monster. Ufo tourism gaining foothold in braxton county metro.1006 1398 1028 517 1479 34 1035 1024 1413 320 1124 1244 186 751 6 1104 1504 324 239 314 1315 680 1053 1472 1209 1302 256 125 231 775 78 534 859 618