The Keimagh

The Keimagh

On the Isle of Man, the Keimagh is a spirit supposed to haunt the stiles of graveyards and to guard the sacred resting places of the dead.


(source: photo by John Green http://bit.ly/GzFO32; text The Manx Notebook Vol I (?1885))

Bernadette Weyde

Bernadette Weyde

I'm a web designer, amateur historian and keen gardener and I enjoy bringing Manx history, folklore and poetry to a modern audience.


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