Wednesday, July 16, 2014

A Giant Human Skeleton is Uncovered in Browntown, West Virginia

A Giant Human Skeleton is Uncovered in Browntown, West Virginia

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette, April 5, 1933
GIANTS SKELETON
Found in a River Bank - Tomahawk at His Side
Browntown, West Virginia April 5  A remarkable discovery was made by Hary Berry, a teamster, near the wharf landing.  The recent flood had washed away a portion of the bank at that point and exposed to view a  The skeleton, which when dug out of the bank was found to be of enourmous size. The skeleton was evidently that of an Indian.  A pipe aqnd tomahawk were found b y his side.  The skeleton is in a fair state of preservation and is 14 feet in length.  The skull, jaws and teeth of the red man were well preserved.